Regional : Knowledge Sharing on Infrastructure Public-Private Partnerships in Asia

Sovereign Project | 42105-012

ADB has identified Public Private Partnership (PPP) approach in its Long Term Strategic Framework (LTSF) as an important tool to enable the Developing Member Countries (DMCs) to increase investments for the development of infrastructure. The Government of the Republic of Korea and ADB have established a Knowledge Partnership Fund to support sharing experience, information and knowledge in the Asia and Pacific region. The main goal is to strengthen the capacity of DMCs by sharing knowledge and experience of successful PPP country framework and its application to develop infrastructure PPP projects. Strengthening the capacities of the DMCs in PPP equips them to implement PPP projects that will benefit both infrastructure and economic development within the DMCs.

Project Details

  • Project Officer
    Chauche, Isabelle
    Office of Markets Development and Public-Private Partnership
    Request for information
  • Country/Economy
    Regional
  • Modality
  • Sector
    • Water and other urban infrastructure and services
Project Name Knowledge Sharing on Infrastructure Public-Private Partnerships in Asia
Project Number 42105-012
Country / Economy Regional
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 6492-REG: Knowledge Sharing on Infrastructure Public-Private Partnerships in Asia
Republic of Korea e-Asia and Knowledge Partnership Fund US$ 500,000.00
TA 6492-REG: Knowledge Sharing on Infrastructure Public-Private Partnerships in Asia (Supplementary)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 500,000.00
TA 6492-REG: Knowledge Sharing on Infrastructure Public-Private Partnerships in Asia (Supplementary)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 500,000.00
TA 6492-REG: Knowledge Sharing on Infrastructure Public-Private Partnerships in Asia (Supplementary)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 500,000.00
TA 6492-REG: Knowledge Sharing on Infrastructure Public-Private Partnerships in Asia (Supplementary)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 750,000.00
TA 6492-REG: Knowledge Sharing on Infrastructure Public-Private Partnerships in Asia (Supplementary)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 400,000.00
TA 6492-REG: Knowledge Sharing on Infrastructure Public-Private Partnerships in Asia (2nd Supplementary)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 218,000.00
TA 6492-REG: Knowledge Sharing on Infrastructure Public-Private Partnerships in Asia
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 1.50 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Partnerships
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Industry and trade / Industry and trade sector development

Transport / Transport policies and institutional development

Water and other urban infrastructure and services / Urban policy, institutional and capacity development

Gender No gender elements
Description ADB has identified Public Private Partnership (PPP) approach in its Long Term Strategic Framework (LTSF) as an important tool to enable the Developing Member Countries (DMCs) to increase investments for the development of infrastructure. The Government of the Republic of Korea and ADB have established a Knowledge Partnership Fund to support sharing experience, information and knowledge in the Asia and Pacific region. The main goal is to strengthen the capacity of DMCs by sharing knowledge and experience of successful PPP country framework and its application to develop infrastructure PPP projects. Strengthening the capacities of the DMCs in PPP equips them to implement PPP projects that will benefit both infrastructure and economic development within the DMCs.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Asian Development Bank (ADB) has identified PPP approach in its Long Term Strategic Framework (LSTF) as an important tool to enable the Developing Member Countries (DMCs) to increase investments for the development of infrastructure. The Government of the Republic of Korea and ADB has established a Knowledge Partnership Fund to support sharing experience, information and knowledge in the Asia and Pacific region. The main goal is to reduce poverty and promote economic and social development in DMCs through this sharing thereby strengthening the capacity of DMCs to achieve the goal.

Impact

The impact of the project will be to enhance private sector investments in infrastructure projects through PPP approaches.

Project Outcome
Description of Outcome

The outcome of the project will be to enhance the institutional and professional capacity in knowledge of PPP frameworks and experience amongst policy makers by disseminating features of successful PPP guidelines legal and financial frameworks and successful application of such enabling frameworks to the development of infrastructure projects through a PPP approach in Asia.

Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

1) Working Note 1: Experience of Developing and Implementing PPP Framework in Korea and its Comparison with Frameworks in some DMCs 2) Working Note 2: Case Studies on a selected PPP Infrastructure Projects with PPP frameworks in selected countries 3) Workshop to disseminate the PPP framework and project learning and experience in Asia to the DMCs 4) Draft Final Report 5) Final Report

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Regional
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Responsible ADB Officer Chauche, Isabelle
Responsible ADB Department Office of Markets Development and Public-Private Partnership
Responsible ADB Division Special Initiatives and Funds (OMSF)
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
Timetable
Concept Clearance 25 Apr 2008
Fact Finding 10 Mar 2008 to 24 Mar 2008
MRM -
Approval 07 Oct 2008
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 26 May 2008
Last PDS Update 19 Oct 2010

TA 6492-REG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
07 Oct 2008 - 07 Oct 2008 30 Jun 2009 31 Dec 2024 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
4,368,000.00 500,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 4,868,000.00 29 Jan 2024 4,253,819.82

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.

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Title Document Type Document Date
Knowledge Sharing on Infrastructure Public-Private Partnerships in Asia Technical Assistance Reports Oct 2008

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

None currently available.


Related Publications

Title Document Type Document Date
Public–Private Partnership Monitor: Pakistan Reports Jul 2021
Public–Private Partnership Monitor (Second Edition) Reports May 2019
Public-Private Partnership Monitor Reports Nov 2017

The Access to Information Policy (AIP) 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.

Tenders

Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
BHU: International PPP Expert (PPP Roadmap) Individual - Consulting Closed
(CAM) PPP Roadmap Consultant Individual - Consulting Closed
AZE International PPP Expert Individual - Consulting Closed
FIJ: PSP/PPP Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed
PSP/PPP Specialist - LAO Roadmap Individual - Consulting Closed
PHI: National PPP Expert Individual - Consulting Closed
Uzbekistan PPP Expert Individual - Consulting Closed
ARM International PPP Expert Individual - Consulting Closed
SRI National PPP Expert Individual - Consulting Closed
VIE Private Sector Participation Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed
Public–Private Partnership Expert (MON) Individual - Consulting Closed
Roadmap for Public Private Partnerships in India: PPP/PSP Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed
Roadmap for PPPs in Kazakhstan: Private Sector Participation Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed
Roadmap for PPPs in Kazakhstan - Legal Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed
PPP Monitor Website Content Editor Individual - Consulting Closed
PPP Monitor 3rd Edition Website Hosting and Management Firm - Consulting Closed
PPP Monitor Coordinator Individual - Consulting Closed
Full Stack Web Developer (Knowledge Management and Library Science Specialist, Database Manager, PHP Developer and Graphic Designer) for PPP Monitor Online Firm - Consulting Closed
PPP Monitor 3rd Edition (Legal Consultant for CAMBODIA) Individual - Consulting Closed
PPP Monitor 3rd Edition Individual - Consulting Closed
Full Stack Web Developer (Knowledge Management and Library Science Specialist, Database Manager, PHP Developer and Graphic Designer) for PPP Monitor Online Individual - Consulting Closed
PPP Monitor Second Edition (Legal PPP Consultant for SRI LANKA) Individual - Consulting Closed
PPP Monitor Second Edition (Legal PPP Consultant for GEORGIA) Individual - Consulting Closed
PPP Monitor Second Edition (Legal PPP Consultant for PAKISTAN) Individual - Consulting Closed
Financial Expert Individual - Consulting Closed
PPP Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed
Knowledge Sharing on Infrastructure Public-Private Partnerships in Asia Individual - Consulting Closed

Contracts Awarded

Contract Title Approval Number Contract Date Contractor | Address Executing Agency Total Contract Amount (US$) Contract Amount Financed by ADB (US$)
Regional TA Technical Assistance 6492 23 Feb 2018 The Economist Intelligence Unit Ltd., UK(UNITED KINGDOM) | 8 Cross Street #23-01 PWC Building Singapore, Singapore Asian Development Bank 288,425.00

Procurement Plan

None currently available.