Nepal: Supporting the Development of a Social Protection Framework for Nepal

Sovereign Project | 42156-012 Status: Closed

Project Details

Project Officer
Spantigati, Paolo South Asia Department Request for information
  • Nepal
  • Technical Assistance
  • Health
Project Name Supporting the Development of a Social Protection Framework for Nepal
Project Number 42156-012
Country Nepal
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7530-NEP: Supporting the Development of a Social Protection Framework for Nepal
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 200,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Health - Health insurance and subsidized health programs

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome Framework for social protection finalized.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)

- Framework completed.

- 5-day social protection training and study tour completed.

- Recommendations provided to the Government.

- Preliminary costing included in the framework.

Geographical Location Nepal

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design During the preparation of the TA, consultations were held with government agecies and development partners social protection task team.
During Project Implementation Regular meetings held with the executing agency and the development partners social protection task team.

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services

Individual consultants will be selected.

Project Management and Social Protection Expert: National, 7 person months

Institutional Social Protection Specialist: International, two weeks

Institutional and Organizational Development Specialist: National, 6 person-months

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Spantigati, Paolo
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Nepal Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
National Planning Commission
Mr. Sanjay Khanal
[email protected]
Singha Durbar


Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 19 May 2010
Last PDS Update 02 Aug 2011

TA 7530-NEP

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
12 May 2010 - 12 May 2010 30 Apr 2011 - -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
200,000.00 0.00 30,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 230,000.00 12 May 2010 141,175.28

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