China, People's Republic of: Strategy and Policy Study for Integrated and Balanced Development in the Northern Subregion of Anhui Province

Sovereign Project | 47077-001 Status: Closed

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Project Name Strategy and Policy Study for Integrated and Balanced Development in the Northern Subregion of Anhui Province
Project Number 47077-001
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 8459-PRC: Strategy and Policy Study for Integrated and Balanced Development in the Northern Sub-region of Anhui Province
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 400,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Knowledge solutions
Sector / Subsector

Public sector management - Economic affairs management

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

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome Project outcome will be evaluated after the project is completed.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)

As of 23 January 2015, implementation of the project has progressed well. 5 consultants has commerced consulting service in May 2014. Inception workshop was held on 5 June 2014. Mid-term review workshop was held on 16 January 2015. The revised midterm draft report was approved by the EA and ADB. The consulting team is working on the draft final report. Equipment procurement is ongoing. The TA completion date was extended to 31 December 2015.

The TA was physically completed on 31 December 2015. The final report will be disclosed shortly.

Geographical Location

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design In close consultation with key stakeholders.
During Project Implementation In close consultation with key stakeholders.

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services A total of 40.5 person-months of consulting services (2.5 person-month international and 38 person-month national) will be required. A consulting firm will be selected and engaged by ADB using quality- and cost-based selection and an 80/20 quality/cost ratio. A simplified technical proposal will be required. The consulting firm will be selected and engaged in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants (2010, as amended from time to time).
Procurement All procurement financed by ADB will be done in accordance with ADB's Procurement Guidelines (2010). Equipment procurement includes computers, printers, fax machines, scanners, copy machines, and other office consumables.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Long Yun Peng
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division PRC Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Anhui Provincial Development Research Center
North Building of Anhui Provincial Government,
No. 221 Changjiangzhonglu, Hefei, Anhui Province, China, 230001

Timetable

Concept Clearance 13 Jun 2013
Fact Finding 07 Jul 2013 to 12 Jul 2013
MRM -
Approval 25 Sep 2013
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 31 Mar 2016

TA 8459-PRC

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
25 Sep 2013 21 Oct 2013 21 Oct 2013 30 Jun 2015 31 Dec 2015 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
400,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 400,000.00 25 Sep 2013 287,495.66

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