46367-001: Strengthening Development Partner Coordination in Cambodia

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Details


The TA will improve policy framework and partnership architecture for development effectiveness in Cambodia through strengthened development partner coordination, both with regard to the overall aid architecture and ADB's participation in it. The outcome will be a better informed and country-owned DP coordination mechanism, underpinned by a clear understanding of the synergies between the Government's and DPs' shared development objectives that are reflected in results-based approaches that embody the aid effectiveness principles of the Paris Declaration and the Accra Agenda for Action, and the results of the Busan High Level Forum

Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

The TA was formulated to support CARM's role Lead DP Facilitator and Co-Chair of some of other Technical Working Groups.


Improved development partner coordination with regard to overall aid architecture and ADB's participation in it

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome

Better informed and country-owned coordination mechanism on shared development objectives

Implementation Progress

Description of Project Outputs

Improved policy dialogue on aid effectiveness Productive ADB participation in TWGs and improved sector-level collaboration Stronger country ownership and adoption of improved aid coordination practices Adoption of MfDR principles by the Government and DPs, including use of results frameworks for managing development results Program of actions to reduce aid fragmentation

Status of Operation/Construction or Implementation Progress

TWG Network retreat on development effectiveness was successfully conducted by Council for the Development of Cambodia in March 2013.

Stakeholder Participation and Consultation

During Project Design
The Ministry of Economy and Finance, the Cambodian Rehabilitation and Development Board and development partners were consulted and fully endorsed the proposed TA.

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)


Board Approval
30 Aug 2012