Regional: Fourth High-Level Forum on Aid Effectiveness

Sovereign Project | 43436-012

Summary

The TA aims to contribute to the ongoing global effort to increase the effectiveness of development assistance through the five pillars of the Paris Declaration: harmonization, alignment, ownership, management for development results and mutual accountabiltiy.

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Fourth High-Level Forum on Aid Effectiveness Feb 2010

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Project Name Fourth High-Level Forum on Aid Effectiveness
Project Number 43436-012
Country Regional
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7494-REG: Fourth High-Level Forum on Aid Effectiveness
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 700,000.00
TA 7494-REG: Fourth High-Level Forum on Aid Effectiveness (Supplementary)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 400,000.00
TA 7494-REG: Fourth High-Level Forum on Aid Effectiveness (2nd Supplementary)
Fourth High Level Forum Aid Effectiveness US$ 763,685.00
TA 7494-REG: Fourth High-Level Forum on Aid Effectiveness (3rd Supplementary)
Fourth High Level Forum Aid Effectiveness US$ 208,964.00
TA 7494-REG: Fourth High-Level Forum on Aid Effectiveness (4th Supplementary)
Canada (CIDA) US$ 98,000.00
TA 7494-REG: Fourth High-Level Forum on Aid Effectiveness (5th Supplementary)
Fourth High Level Forum Aid Effectiveness US$ 58,973.00
TA 7494-REG: Fourth High-Level Forum on Aid Effectiveness (Supplementary)
Fourth High Level Forum Aid Effectiveness US$ 61,667.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Partnerships
Sector / Subsector Public sector management - Economic affairs management - Public administration - Public expenditure and fiscal management
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description The TA aims to contribute to the ongoing global effort to increase the effectiveness of development assistance through the five pillars of the Paris Declaration: harmonization, alignment, ownership, management for development results and mutual accountabiltiy.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact The proposed R PATA will contribute to the ongoing global efforts to increase the effectiveness of development assistance through the five pillars of the Paris Declaration: harmonization, alignment, ownership, management for development results and mutual accountability. DMCs will move towards achieving greater aid effectiveness and development effectiveness and contribute to achievement of MDGs and poverty reduction in the region. The TA will also have potential impact on improved practices on country ownership and conditionality through Cluster C work on conditionality study and documentation of best practices.
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome (i) enhanced capacity of DMCs through sharing of experiences on south south cooperation and development effectiveness, and on preparing their own country plans for implementation of the Paris Declaration (ii) enhanced DMC participation and contribution to the aid effectiveness debate, to discussions at the HLF 4 Roundtables and to the HLF 4 process and outcomes document (iii) influencing aid effectiveness and development effectiveness debate at the international level, and agreeing on the way forward (iv) better partnerships and harmonization of efforts on aid effectiveness and development effectiveness at the HLM and the HLF 4 to ensure intended development outcomes at the country level (v) improved donor practices and policies including for new players int he international aid architecture.
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs (i) country case studies for the South South Cooperation and Capacity Development High Level Meeting (HLM) in March 2010 (ii) our sub regional workshops and subregional outcome documents providing timely inputs into the preparation, agenda and scope of HLF 4 Roundtables (iii) a single document consolidating all inputs from the sub regional workshops in order to provide a regional perspective and input towards the discussions at HLF 4 (iv) participation of DMCs at the HLM and at the HLF 4 including the Roundtable meetings, the Ministerial level sessions and the Marketplace (v) meeting to share experiences and ideas about the use of MfDR for achieving development outcomes, and identify common issues to be presented at the HLF 4 (vi) best practice document on conditionality (vii) website (viii) newsletter other publication
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services (i) international individual consultant 6 person months expertise on aid effectiveness (conditionality) (ii) international individual consultant 3 person months expertise on economic regional cooperation (south south cooperation) (iii) international individual consultant 6 person months expertise in writing editing (iv) domestic individual consultant 24 person months expertise in coordination of a series of activities related to the HLF 4
Responsible ADB Officer Manju Senapaty
Responsible ADB Department Strategy and Policy Department
Responsible ADB Division Strategy, Policy and Interagency Relations Division, SPD
Executing Agencies
Asian Development BankManju Senapatymsenapaty@adb.org6 ADB Avenue, Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines
Timetable
Concept Clearance 25 Sep 2009
Fact Finding 11 Mar 2010 to 25 Mar 2010
MRM -
Approval 01 Feb 2010
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 22 Oct 2009

TA 7494-REG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
01 Feb 2010 - 01 Feb 2010 31 May 2012 31 May 2015 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
1,370,631.00 920,658.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 2,291,289.00 01 Feb 2010 1,576,703.15
Title Document Type Document Date
Fourth High-Level Forum on Aid Effectiveness Technical Assistance Reports Feb 2010

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