Regional: Enhancing Gender Equality Results in South Asia Developing Member Countries (Phase 2) (Cluster TA)

Sovereign Project | 44098-012 Status: Approved

Project Details

Project Officer
Tornieri, Francesco South Asia Department Request for information
Approval Date
  • 13 May 2010
Country
  • Regional
Modality
  • Technical Assistance
Sector
  • Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Finance
  • Industry and trade
  • Public sector management
  • Transport
  • Water and other urban infrastructure and services
 
Project Name Enhancing Gender Equality Results in South Asia Developing Member Countries (Phase 2) (Cluster TA)
Project Number 44098-012
Country Regional
Project Status Approved
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 0005-REG: Enhancing Gender Equality Results in South Asia Developing Member Countries (Phase 2) (Cluster TA)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 1.50 million
TA 0005-REG: Enhancing Gender Equality Results in South Asia Developing Member Countries (Phase 2) (Cluster TA) (Supplementary)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 1.35 million
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 1.50 million
TA 0005-REG: Enhancing Gender Equality Results in South Asia Developing Member Countries (Phase 2) (Cluster TA) - Supplementary
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 750,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Agriculture, natural resources and rural development - Agricultural policy, institutional and capacity development

Education - Education sector development

Energy - Energy sector development and institutional reform

Finance - Small and medium enterprise finance and leasing

Industry and trade - Small and medium enterprise development

Public sector management - Economic affairs management - Social protection initiatives

Transport - Road transport (non-urban)

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

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

Project Outcome

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

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design During project design, Government and a range of CSOs were met by the Team Leader and -on different occasions- by the RM-based Gender Specialists to ensure the relevance and ownership of the proposed activities and approaches with both Government and CSOs' objectives.
During Project Implementation During the preparation of all projects/programs (Output 2); research (Output 3); and Case Studies (Output 5), consultations have been carried out by the SARD Team with relevant (sector) agencies, Project Directors and staff at both central and decentralized level in all SARD DMCs; and a range of women NGOs/CBOs directly and/or indirectly associated with the implementation of ADB Operations.

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services The TA will be implemented over 48 months with completion expected in December 2014. Consultant's inputs will amount to 144 person-months of national social development (GAD) consultants based in ADB reident missions, 36 person-months of a national TA coordination consultant based in ADB headquarters, 12 months of a national consulting firm to undertake gender-related research, and 9 person-months of an international GAD consultant, all in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Tornieri, Francesco
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Office of the Director General, SARD
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines

Timetable

Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
MRM -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 24 Feb 2010
Last PDS Update 31 Mar 2017

TA 0005-REG

Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
5,100,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 5,100,000.00 - 0.00

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