Indonesia: Minimum Service Standards Capacity Development Program

Sovereign Project | 47013-001 Status: Approved


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Project Name Minimum Service Standards Capacity Development Program
Project Number 47013-001
Country Indonesia
Project Status Approved
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 8358-INO: Minimum Service Standards Capacity Development Program
European Union US$ 47.03 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Education - Education sector development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact The overall education system is strengthened.
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Regional disparities in the provision of education services are reduced.
Progress Toward Outcome The MSS status quo assessment (SQA) to all 110 districts had been completed. The results of SQA have been used by each district to prepare proposal for FY 2015 and 2016 to improve capacity in integrating MSS into the district planning and budgeting. The MOF has signed MOU with each participating district to provide grant support amounting to IDR.2.5 billion for two years. Implementation of activities funded by the grant is ongoing as well as reimbursement requests to the Ministry of Finance.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

Improved district education administration and school management capacity to achieve the education MSSs

Enhanced awareness of the education MSSs by the general public and education services decision-makers, and greater public participation in ensuring schools and local government are held accountable for achieving MSSs.

Effective integration of MSSs in related education sector functions and policies

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)

Output 1:

- 108 districts have completed the MSS Status Quo Assesment, covering 12,500 sample schools

- Socialization and training to all district key officers to run the project is done

- 108 districts have completed proposals on MSS capacity developmentas the basis for activities financed under the grant

- MOUs with 108 districts were signed between central government (MOF) and each respected district

- Districts are implementing programs in the approved proposals / MoU.

Ouput 2:

- In October 2014 the Program distributed 100 MSS posters to all target districts.

- The SQA presentation and Press Conference were conducted on 11 December 2014.

- Awareness and Advocacy consultant is now fielded

Output 3:

- Coordination with the accreditation board (BAN-SM) has been initiated. The plan is to attempt syncrhonization of the MSS indicators with the BAN-SM's accreditation indicators.

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 In order to support the government in facilitating the Minimum Service Standards Capacity Development Program, the following consulting services will be engaged: (i) a team of international and national minimum service standards (MSSs) technical advisors; (ii) an operational management team (OMT) consisting of an international MSSs operations management specialist and a team of four national specialists (in databases and monitoring, administration and management, and finance and accounting); (iii) a firm to plan, implement, and monitor MSSs advocacy campaigns or measures; (iv) district advisory teams; and (v) some unallocated technical advisory services support.
Responsible ADB Officer Norman LaRocque
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Indonesia Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Directorate General of Basic Education
Gedung E 5th Floor,Jl. Jenderal Sudirman
,Senayan, Jakarta Selatan_PO Box: 10270
Concept Clearance 14 Feb 2013
Fact Finding 19 Sep 2012 to 06 Oct 2012
Approval 24 Apr 2013
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 03 Nov 2015

TA 8358-INO

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
24 Apr 2013 02 Jul 2013 02 Jul 2013 31 Mar 2016 28 Feb 2017 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
0.00 47,030,000.00 3,000,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 50,030,000.00 24 Apr 2013 7,717,707.09
Title Document Type Document Date
Minimum Service Standards Capacity Development Program Technical Assistance Reports Mar 2013

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