Philippines: Employment Facilitation for Inclusive Growth

Sovereign Project | 46481-001 Status: Approved


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Project Name Employment Facilitation for Inclusive Growth
Project Number 46481-001
Country Philippines
Project Status Approved
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 8335-PHI: Employment Facilitation for Inclusive Growth
Canada (CIDA) US$ 5.59 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Industry and trade - Industry and trade sector development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Employability of at-risk youths enhanced
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Capacity of PESOs to provide employment services improved
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

Capacity for labor policy analysis and Formulation strengthened

MyFirstJob pilot project implemented

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues) Recruitment of Labor Market Firm was initiated in April 2013 and expected to commence in November 2013. The TA was launched in July and a Technical Planning Workshop for EFIG with the participantion of the Institute for Labor Studies (DOLE) staff.
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 A team of 12 international consultants (total of 71 person-months) and 7 national consultants (total of 117 person-months) will be engaged to carry out activities under the TA. International and national consultants will be recruited by the ADB through individual contract services to carry out activities under output 1 and international and national consultants will be recruited by the ADB through one firm to implement all activities under output 2 in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants by ADB and its Borrowers [2007 as amended from time to time].
Procurement The DOLE will provide office space with furniture and support services for the consultants, while office computers and supplies will be provided by the TA.
Responsible ADB Officer Kelly Bird
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Department of Labor and Employment
Muralla St. cor. Gen. Luna St.Intramuros
1002 Manila, Philippines
Concept Clearance 06 Nov 2012
Fact Finding -
Approval 05 Mar 2013
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 30 Sep 2013

TA 8335-PHI

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
05 Mar 2013 16 May 2013 16 May 2013 28 Feb 2017 - -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
0.00 5,591,900.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 5,591,900.00 05 Mar 2013 2,262,724.63
Title Document Type Document Date
Employment Facilitation for Inclusive Growth Technical Assistance Reports Feb 2013

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