Papua New Guinea: Coastal Fisheries Management and Development

Sovereign Project | 32189-013 Status: Closed

Project Details

Project Officer
Gloerfelt-Tarp, Thomas Pacific Department Request for information
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Loan
  • Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Project Name Coastal Fisheries Management and Development
Project Number 32189-013
Country Papua New Guinea
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan 1925-PNG: Coastal Fisheries Management and Development
concessional ordinary capital resources lending / Asian Development Fund US$ 5.70 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Sector / Subsector

Agriculture, natural resources and rural development - Fishery

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location The project is based in the National Fisheries Authority in Port Moresby. The three infrastructure components, as originally designed, are located in: Lae, Morobe province; Sanderson Bay, Alotau, Milne Bay Province; Daru, Western Province.

Safeguard Categories

Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Gloerfelt-Tarp, Thomas
Responsible ADB Department Pacific Department
Responsible ADB Division Papua New Guinea Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
National Fisheries Authority
Mr. Sylvester Pokajam
P.O. Box 2016
Port Moresby NCD
Papua New Guinea


Concept Clearance 03 Jun 2000
Fact Finding 22 Oct 2001 to 02 Nov 2001
MRM 06 Mar 2002
Approval 24 Oct 2002
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 14 Dec 2006
Last PDS Update 14 Dec 2006

Loan 1925-PNG

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
24 Oct 2002 27 Nov 2002 22 Jul 2003 28 Feb 2008 - 18 Sep 2008
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 9.50 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 5.70 24 Oct 2002 3.85 0.00 98%
Counterpart 3.80 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 24 Oct 2002 3.94 0.00 100%

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Title Document Type Document Date
Coastal Fisheries Management and Development Project Project/Program Completion Reports Jun 2009
Coastal Fisheries Management and Development Project Reports and Recommendations of the President Sep 2002

Safeguard Documents See also: Safeguards

Safeguard documents provided at the time of project/facility approval may also be found in the list of linked documents provided with the Report and Recommendation of the President.

None currently available.

Evaluation Documents See also: Independent Evaluation

Title Document Type Document Date
Papua New Guinea: Coastal Fisheries Management and Development Project Validations of Project Completion Reports Apr 2010

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