Bangladesh: Preparing the Good Governance Project

Sovereign Project | 37017-032 Status: Closed


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Project Name Preparing the Good Governance Project
Project Number 37017-032
Country Bangladesh
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4744-BAN: Preparing the Good Governance Project
Japan Special Fund US$ 1.00 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Public sector management - Economic affairs management

Gender Equity and 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 Dhaka, Bangladesh

Safeguard Categories

Environment C
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

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services

ADB will engage a consulting firm and individual consultants. International consultants' input will comprise (i) a team leader/anticorruption strategy expert (12 person months), (ii) 2 governance audit/public expenditure tracking survey experts (5 person months each), (iii) ACC training needs assessment and design expert (6 person months), (iv) sector line ministry training assessment and design expert (5 person months), and (v) equipment expert (1 person month).

Domestic consultants' input will consist of (i) an information technology expert (2 person months), (ii) prosecution/legal expert (4 person months), and (iii) corruption prevention expert (6 person months).

All consultants will be selected and engaged in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants and other arrangements satisfactory to ADB on the engagement of domestic consultants. The simplified technical proposal (STP) procedure and quality based selection (QBS) will be used.

Procurement tbd

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Bhatta, Gambhir
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, SARD


Concept Clearance 10 Mar 2005
Fact Finding 08 Nov 2005 to 16 Nov 2005
Approval 19 Dec 2005
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 06 Mar 2006
Last PDS Update 16 Oct 2007

TA 4744-BAN

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
19 Dec 2005 31 Aug 2006 31 Aug 2006 30 Apr 2007 31 Dec 2009 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
1,000,000.00 0.00 250,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,250,000.00 19 Dec 2005 560,765.06

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