Regional: Promoting Regional Knowledge Sharing Partnerships

Sovereign Project | 46310-001 Status: Active

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Project Name Promoting Regional Knowledge Sharing Partnerships
Project Number 46310-001
Country Regional
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 8430-REG: Promoting Regional Knowledge Sharing Partnerships
People's Republic of China Regional Cooperation and Poverty Reduction Fund US$ 600,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Partnerships
Sector / Subsector

Public sector management - Economic affairs management - Public expenditure and fiscal management

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome Work in progress toward project outcome and impact.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)

The ADB-PRC Regional Knowledge Sharing Initiative (RKSI) was launched on 30 August 2012 in Beijing with high level PRC government officials in attendance. This marked the start of an new era of knowledge sharing support to PRC by ADB.

To date, the TA has successfully supported (i) the design and implementation of 6 knowledge sharing events together with domestic partners concerning wind energy, urban expansion, case studies on new towns and districts, rural-urban poverty linkages, Greater Mekong Subregion urban development and planning training program, and sustainable vocational training; (ii) publication of 4 knowledge products and 27 video clips on climate change, public-private partnerships (PPPs), urban development and technical and vocational training; (iii) provided technical support to 16 knowledge-sharing events covering a wide range of topics; and (iv) RKSI website development.

The RKSI website development is ongoing, with support from a website developer.

Geographical Location

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design Regular consultations with the PRC Ministry of Finance are held in the design of the RKSI as well as on the status of proposed funding for the RKSI TA.
During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services The TA will engage individual international consultants for 10 person-months and a total of 8 person-months of individual national consultants. ADB will recruit the consultants in accordance with its Guidelines on the Use of Consultants (2013, as amended from time to time). The TA will also finance regional knowledge sharing activities, including resource persons, international participants and the preparation and finalization of knowledge products developed in connection with these events.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Fei Yu
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Office of the Director General, EARD
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines

Timetable

Concept Clearance 19 Jul 2012
Fact Finding -
MRM -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 31 Mar 2016

TA 8430-REG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
16 Aug 2013 - 16 Aug 2013 25 Mar 2015 31 Dec 2016 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
0.00 600,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 600,000.00 16 Aug 2013 313,870.26
Title Document Type Document Date
Promoting Regional Knowledge Sharing Partnerships Technical Assistance Reports Aug 2013

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