Maldives: Support for Improved Advocacy and Implementation of the Gender Equality Law

Sovereign Project | 47385-001 Status: Approved

Summary

The expected impact of the SSTA is gender equality in access to resources and opportunities, enjoyment of rights, including decision making and in the realization of one's full capabilities in the Maldives. The outcome is improved advocacy for and implementation of the GEL.

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Project Name Support for Improved Advocacy and Implementation of the Gender Equality Law
Project Number 47385-001
Country Maldives
Project Status Approved
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 8614-MLD: Support for Improved Advocacy and Implementation of the Gender Equality Law
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 100,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change
Sector / Subsector

Public sector management - Law and judiciary

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Gender equity
Description The expected impact of the SSTA is gender equality in access to resources and opportunities, enjoyment of rights, including decision making and in the realization of one's full capabilities in the Maldives. The outcome is improved advocacy for and implementation of the GEL.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Gender equality in access to resources and opportunities, enjoyment of rights, including decision-making and in the realization of one's full capacities in the Maldives.

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome Improved advocacy for and implementation of the draft GEL
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

(i) Court personnel and police officers have the capacity to implement the GEL in a gender-sensitive manner;

(ii) Increased public awareness of the GEL and the principles of Gender Equality.

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

- Legal Training Consultants (international, 3 person months; national, 3 person months)

- Public Advocacy Specialists (international, 12 person months; national 12 person months)

Procurement None anticipated.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Patricia Rhee
Responsible ADB Department Office of the General Counsel
Responsible ADB Division Office of the General Counsel
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines

Timetable

Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding 11 Mar 2014 to 28 Mar 2014
MRM -
Approval 17 Dec 2013
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 25 Feb 2014

TA 8614-MLD

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
17 Dec 2013 - 17 Dec 2013 30 Jun 2015 31 Dec 2016 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
100,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 100,000.00 17 Dec 2013 12,457.45

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