Philippines: Local Government Finance and Fiscal Decentralization Reform Program

Sovereign Project | 44253-012 Status: Active

Project Details

Project Officer
Schuster, Stephen R. Southeast Asia Department Request for information
  • Philippines
  • Technical Assistance
  • Public sector management
Project Name Local Government Finance and Fiscal Decentralization Reform Program
Project Number 44253-012
Country Philippines
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 8390-PHI: Local Government Finance and Fiscal Decentralization Reform Program
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 1.00 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Sector / Subsector

Public sector management - Decentralization - Public administration

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

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 Implementation The review of the Local Government Code under this project has included extensive consultations with civil society organizations, business sector, academe, leagues of local governments and many other stakeholders. Three rounds of regional consultations were held in the last quarter of 2015, and further dissemination of the results of the review is expected in 2015, in particular to the Congress committess and other relevant stakeholders.

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services TA will be provided through a mix of individual consultants and a firm selected through fixed-budget selection, indicatively including 11 person-months of international consultant inputs, and 42 person-months of national consultant inputs.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Schuster, Stephen R.
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Department of Interior and Local Government
4th Floor, A. Francisco Gold Condominium
II, EDSA cor. Mapagmahal St.,
Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines


Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 27 Mar 2015

TA 8390-PHI

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
10 Jun 2013 17 Dec 2013 17 Dec 2013 30 Jun 2015 30 Dec 2017 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
1,000,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,000,000.00 10 Jun 2013 628,089.27

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Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
Junior Consultant (Project Assistant) Individual - Consulting Active 19 Jul 2017 25 Jul 2017

Contracts Awarded

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