Mongolia: Road Sector Capacity Development

Sovereign Project | 43040-012 Status: Closed

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Project Name Road Sector Capacity Development
Project Number 43040-012
Country Mongolia
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Partnerships
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Transport - Road transport (non-urban) - Urban public transport

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome Project completed.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues) Project completed
Geographical Location

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

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

Consulting services will assist the government and other sector stakeholders to review international experience, identify implementation options, and build consensus on preferred implementation options.

The stakeholder working groups that were formed during the preparation of the Roadmap will meet semiannually to review progress. With the assistance of MRTCUD's monitoring and evaluation department and CDTA consultants, they will prepare recommendations to the Implementation Committee.

During Project Implementation Consultation on the development and implementation of the road map

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services

ADB is currently evaluating the proposals received from the shortlisted firms. ADB will engage an international consulting firm in association with a national consulting firm using the full technical proposal procedure.

In selecting this firm, a weight of 90% for quality and 10% for cost will be used, reflecting the strategic importance that the government attaches to the quality of the TA. To facilitate TA implementation, ADB will also engage an individual national project management consultant. All consultants will be engaged by ADB in accordance with its Guidelines on the Use of Consultants (2010, as amended from time to time). The proceeds of the TA will be disbursed in accordance with ADB's Technical Assistance Disbursement Handbook (2010, as amended from time to time). Procurement of equipment and software will follow ADB's Procurement Guidelines (2010, as amended from time to time).

Procurement

The TA will be implemented from September 2011 to September 2013. The executing agency will be the MRTCUD. A high-level steering committee will monitor the road map progress, solve major implementation issues, and submit reform proposals to the government. It will be chaired by the deputy prime minister, include high-level representatives of the Ulaanbaatar government and relevant ministries, and meet at least semiannually. At the technical level, an implementation committee will guide and coordinate the road map implementation, facilitate consultants' access to officials, and discuss issues and decide on when to report them to the high-level steering committee. The implementation committee will meet at least quarterly. It will be chaired by the director general, DOR, and include representatives of the MRTCUD, the DOR and UB DOR, the Ministry of Finance and at least one nongovernment professional association. The DOR and UB DOR will have the responsibility to prepare measures under the road map and implement them, acting as

implementing agencies in their respective areas of responsibility.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Cai, Li
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Transport and Communications Division, EARD

Timetable

Concept Clearance 07 Oct 2010
Fact Finding 12 Oct 2010 to 18 Oct 2010
MRM -
Approval 11 Aug 2011
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 27 Mar 2015

TA 7844-MON

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
11 Aug 2011 27 Sep 2011 27 Sep 2011 30 Sep 2013 31 Mar 2015 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
0.00 0.00 300,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 300,000.00 11 Aug 2011 1,734,694.03
Title Document Type Document Date
Road Sector Capacity Development: Technical Assistance Completion Report TA Completion Reports Jun 2015
Road Sector Capacity Development Technical Assistance Reports Jul 2011

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