Regional: Establishing Global Research Alliances

Sovereign Project | 44084-012 Status: Approved

Summary

The TA wil finance two studies: (i) rebalancing and sustaining growth in the People's Republic of China, and (ii) human capital development in developing Asia.

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Project Name Establishing Global Research Alliances
Project Number 44084-012
Country Regional
Project Status Approved
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7514-REG: Establishing Global Research Alliances
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 1.10 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Education - Education sector development

Industry and trade - Industry and trade sector development

Public sector management - Economic affairs management - Public administration

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Description The TA wil finance two studies: (i) rebalancing and sustaining growth in the People's Republic of China, and (ii) human capital development in developing Asia.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy The R RDTA aims to support the establishment of research alliances between ADB and reputable regional and global research institutions and, through which, to undertake collaborative studies on selected development issues critical to inclusive growth and poverty reduction in developing Asia.
Impact The impact of the TA will be more evidence-based policy development in developing Asia in general, and the PRC in particular.

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome The outcome of the TA will be deeper understanding of key development challenges for developing Asia, particularly (i) the PRC's challenges and policy options in rebalancing its economy and making growth sustainable, and (ii) developing Asia's challenges, constraints, and policy options in human capital development.
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs (i) High-quality knowledge products produced and disseminated , and (ii) progress toward establishing global research alliances.
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 Consulting Services yet to be determined.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Juzhong Zhuang
Responsible ADB Department Economic Research and Regional Cooperation Department
Responsible ADB Division Office of the Chief Economist, ERD
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
Hyun Hwa Son
hhson@adb.org
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines

Timetable

Concept Clearance 24 Feb 2010
Fact Finding 11 Mar 2010 to 25 Mar 2010
MRM -
Approval 13 Apr 2010
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 26 Feb 2010
Last PDS Update 18 Oct 2010

TA 7514-REG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
13 Apr 2010 - 13 Apr 2010 31 May 2012 31 Dec 2016 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
1,100,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,100,000.00 13 Apr 2010 971,150.59
Title Document Type Document Date
Establishing Global Research Alliances Technical Assistance Reports Apr 2010

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