Regional: Strengthening Capacity for Environmental Law in the Asia-Pacific: Developing Environmental Law Champions

Sovereign Project | 47383-001

Summary

The S-CDTA will enhance understanding, teaching, development, and enforcement of environmental law and law relating to natural capital of a cadre of environmentla law teachers and lawyers to serve as environmental law champions.

Latest Project Documents

No documents of this type are currently available for this project.

Consulting Notices

See also: CMS

No notices are currently available for this project.

Procurement Notices

See also: Operational Procurement

No notices are currently available for this project.

Procurement Documents

No documents of this type are currently available for this project.


Project Data Sheets (PDS) contain summary information on the project or program. Because the PDS is a work in progress, some information may not be included in its initial version but will be added as it becomes available. Information about proposed projects is tentative and indicative.

The Public Communications Policy (PCP) recognizes that transparency and accountability are essential to development effectiveness. It establishes the disclosure requirements for documents and information ADB produces or requires to be produced.

The Accountability Mechanism provides a forum where people adversely affected by ADB-assisted projects can voice and seek solutions to their problems and report alleged noncompliance of ADB's operational policies and procedures.

In preparing any country program or strategy, financing any project, or by making any designation of, or reference to, a particular territory or geographic area in this document, the Asian Development Bank does not intend to make any judgments as to the legal or other status of any territory or area.

Project Name Strengthening Capacity for Environmental Law in the Asia-Pacific: Developing Environmental Law Champions
Project Number 47383-001
Country Regional
Project Status Approved
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 8616-REG: Strengthening Capacity for Environmental Law in the Asia-Pacific: Developing Environmental Law Champions
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 225,000.00
TA: Strengthening Capacity for Environmental Law in the Asia-Pacific: Developing Environmental Law Champions (Supplementary)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 500,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change
Sector / Subsector Public sector management - Law and judiciary
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Description The S-CDTA will enhance understanding, teaching, development, and enforcement of environmental law and law relating to natural capital of a cadre of environmentla law teachers and lawyers to serve as environmental law champions.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Enhanced understanding, teaching, development, and enforcemnt of environmental law and law relating to natural capital of a cadre of environmental law teachers and lawyers
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Enhanced capacity of law professors, university lecturers, and public interest environmental lawyers in selected DMCs in environmental law and natural capital and the cultivation of environmental law champions.
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

(i) Development and delivery of training programs designed to cover core national, regional, and international law on environment, natural capital, and climate change for law professors, university lectureres, and public interest environmental lawyers.

(ii) Conduct of two 5-day training programs in selected DMCs.

(iii) The training programs are video-taped.

(iv) Summaries of the actual training are prepared and displayed on ADB website.

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

International Consultants (environmental law experts) - 3 person months

National Consultants - 3 person months

Procurement No procurement of goods.
Responsible ADB Officer Christina Pak
Responsible ADB Department Office of the General Counsel
Responsible ADB Division Office of the General Counsel
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank6 ADB Avenue, Mandaluyong
Metro Manila, Philippines
P.O. Box 789, 1099 Manila,
Philippines
Timetable
Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
MRM -
Approval 26 Dec 2013
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 09 Jan 2014

TA

Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
500,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 500,000.00 - 0.00

TA 8616-REG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
26 Dec 2013 - 26 Dec 2013 31 Jan 2016 30 Jul 2016 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
225,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 225,000.00 26 Dec 2013 163,205.43

No documents found.

Safeguard Documents

See also: Safeguards

No documents found.

Evaluation Documents

See also: Independent Evaluation

No documents found.


The Public Communications Policy (PCP) establishes the disclosure requirements for documents and information ADB produces or requires to be produced in its operations to facilitate stakeholder participation in ADB's decision-making. For more information, refer to the Safeguard Policy Statement, Operations Manual F1, and Operations Manual L3.

Requests for information may also be directed to the InfoUnit.