The TA supports the Government of India to build upon existing initiatives to establish policies, processes, and entities for improving the PPP enabling environment.
|Project Name||Assisting in Framework Development for Mainstreaming Public-Private Partnerships|
|Project Type / Modality of Assistance||Technical Assistance
|Source of Funding / Amount||
|Strategic Agendas||Inclusive economic growth
|Drivers of Change||Governance and capacity development
Private sector development
|Sector / Subsector||
Public sector management - Economic affairs management
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming|
|Description||The TA supports the Government of India to build upon existing initiatives to establish policies, processes, and entities for improving the PPP enabling environment.|
|Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy||With the intention of improving the PPP policy and enabling environment for infrastructure development through PPPs, the Government requested policy and advisory technical assistance (PATA) to support the same. Accordingly consultations were held with the Government and the Government has embarked on reforms to enable greater private sector participation in infrastructure, emphasizing the PPP modality. The TA is in line with ADB's country operations business plan, country partnership strategy, and Strategy 2020, which envisage greater ADB involvement in private sector development.|
|Impact||Enhanced private sector investment in infrastructure during the current and succeeding 5-year plans, improving infrastructure across the country with private investment inflows and efficient resource management|
|Description of Outcome||
Improved PPP-enabling environment and service delivery with streamlined PPP processes and guidelines, as well as sector, legal, and regulatory frameworks for catalyzing PPP investments
Enhanced PPP process and structuring awareness at local, state, and central government levels with streamlined PPP coordination between government entities
|Progress Toward Outcome||The activities undertaken under the TA is expected to help establish improved policies, processes, and frameworks for PPPs.|
|Description of Project Outputs||
A PPP policy framework that includes guidelines for PPP definitions, legislative amendments, value for money and risk analysis tools, project development schemes, and PPP knowledge dissemination tools and instruments
A PPP policy manual including best practices for PPP processes, sector templates and structures, and legal
and regulatory issues for PPP structuring
An operational central PPP entity responsible for knowledge management, managing policy evolution, and providing project-specific guidance
Sector regulatory and road maps
|Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)||
PPP Policy, PPP Rules, Recommendations on PPP Standard Contract provisions, and Annuity Fund Paper have been drafted.
Consultants' final reports for PPP Manual, PPP Compendium, and a greenbook for PPPs in health sector have been prepared.
Business plan for "3P India", a proposed national entity to provide PPP services, has been drafted.
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
|Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation|
|During Project Design||Consultations were held with the Government|
|During Project Implementation||Discussions with Government and review meetings are part of on-going activities under the TA.|
|Consulting Services||The recruitment of consultants (firms as well as individuals) under the TA would be in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants (2010, as amended from time to time) and in consultation with DEA. Consultants were engaged to support the various studies/documents developed under the TA.|
|Responsible ADB Officer||Singh, Shalini|
|Responsible ADB Department||South Asia Department|
|Responsible ADB Division||India Resident Mission|
Department of Economic Affairs
Ministry of Finance
Room No. 40-B North Block
New Delhi-110001, India
|Concept Clearance||14 May 2009|
|Fact Finding||24 Oct 2009 to 29 Oct 2009|
|Approval||11 Dec 2009|
|Last Review Mission||-|
|PDS Creation Date||19 Jun 2009|
|Last PDS Update||31 Mar 2014|
|Approval||Signing Date||Effectivity Date||Closing|
|11 Dec 2009||09 Mar 2010||09 Mar 2010||31 Dec 2011||31 Dec 2013||-|
|Financing Plan/TA Utilization||Cumulative Disbursements|
|1,000,000.00||0.00||250,000.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||1,250,000.00||11 Dec 2009||689,349.21|
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|Title||Document Type||Document Date|
|Assisting in Framework Development for Mainstreaming Public-Private Partnerships: Technical Assistance Completion Report||TA Completion Reports||Sep 2015|
|Assisting in Framework Development for Mainstreaming Public-Private Partnerships||Technical Assistance Reports||Dec 2009|
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