Regional: Post-Conflict Needs Assessment

Sovereign Project | 43535-012

Summary

To create enabling conditions for sustainable and peaceful development within the conflict-affected areas.

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Project Name Post-Conflict Needs Assessment
Project Number 43535-012
Country Regional
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7448-REG: Post-Conflict Needs Assessment
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 800,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Agriculture, natural resources and rural development - Rural water supply services

Education - Non-formal education

Health - Health insurance and subsidized health programs

Industry and trade - Small and medium enterprise development

Public sector management - Social protection initiatives

Transport - Road transport (non-urban)

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description To create enabling conditions for sustainable and peaceful development within the conflict-affected areas.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Creation of enabling conditions for sustainable and peaceful development witin the conflict-affected areas.
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Development of a framework to manage conflict risk, harmonizing DNA and PCNA recommendations with the long-term development needs of the affected areas, including developing strategies to overcome the onsequences of the conflict by identifying social, economic, and development priorities.
Progress Toward Outcome

The final PCNA report with TRF was prepared and published and shared with all stake holders. Two detailed rounds of consultations were held with all stakeholders for inputs to the report followed by validation of the findings of the PCNA report.

The PCNA Report has been approved by the Provincial Cabinet of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa with the following activities completed.

" Sectoral analysis carried out by sector teams based on the Strategic Priorities Framework.

" Formation of Strategic Objectives Coordination Team (SOCT) and completion of Strategic Objectives reports, population of Strategic Transitional Results Framework (TRF) based on sectoral reports.

" Assessment Report and overall TRF into the Synthesis Report finalised

After approval of the PCNA Report by the Strategic Oversight Council headed by the Prime Minister of Pakistan, the report was then shared with all donors by the Government of Pakistan at the Friends of Democratic Pakistan (FoDP) in Brussels in October 2010 and at the Pakistan Development Forum in November 2010.

Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs (i) Conflict Risk Management Framework that harmonizes the Damage and Needs Assessment and Post Conflict Needs Assessment, (ii) capacity building of local and national institutions to effectively manage future crisis, respond to and recover from crisis and strengthen their capacity to integrate crises assessments into local and national policies, strategies and budgets.
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)

- A final PCNA report was prepared and approved by the GoP as well as Provincial cabinet of Khyber Pukhtunkhwa and shared with all the donor agencies. The report has been published. The costed TRF is part of the report which was presented to the donors. The PCNA is now partly funded under the World Bank led Multi Donor Trust Fund and activities have already started in some sectors.

- Inputs from the consultatios with all major stakeholders were incorporated into the Crises Analysis Report and a Crises Anlaysis Framework was developed identifying 9 priority areas and 4 strategic Objectives of the PCNA. Crisis Analysis report and Framework completed

- Completed. Information compiled and shared with sector teams that quantifies the existing development deficits in service delivery and infrastructure.

- Nine Priority Sectors have been identified in the Pre-Assessment for which detailed assessment has been completed. The Summary and sector TRFs identify the priority activities in each case.

- Communication strategy has been developed and is included as cross cutting theme and as sector within the PCNA report. The strategy is currently being implemented.

- Capacity assessment and capacity requirement for PCNA and related sectors are provided in the approved PCNA report and the institutional arrangement for PCNA is also identified.

All activities under the TA have been completed and TA closure is in process

Geographical Location Country-wide
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design Throughout the project duration
During Project Implementation Stakeholders will be consulted during implementation
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services An estimated 15 person-months of international and 85 person-months of domestic individual expert services will be required.
Responsible ADB Officer Mian S. Shafi
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Pakistan Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank Mian Shaukat Shafimshafi@adb.orgPakistan Resident Mission, Islamabad
Post Conflict Needs Assessment (PCNA) Omer Khanomerkhan@pdma.gov.pkPeshawar
Timetable
Concept Clearance 03 Dec 2009
Fact Finding 11 Mar 2009 to 25 Mar 2009
MRM -
Approval 11 Dec 2009
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 10 Dec 2009
Last PDS Update 04 Jan 2012

TA 7448-REG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
11 Dec 2009 02 Jan 2010 02 Jan 2010 31 Mar 2011 - -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
800,000.00 0.00 200,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,000,000.00 11 Dec 2009 254,010.59
Title Document Type Document Date
Post-Conflict Needs Assessment TA Completion Reports Dec 2011
Post-Conflict Needs Assessment: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Federally Administered Tribal Areas Consultants' Reports Sep 2010
Post Conflict Needs Assessment Technical Assistance Reports Dec 2009

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