The policy and advisory technical assistance (TA) supports strategic planning and policy development, better management guidelines, and targeted associated capacity development in the water resources sector in Indonesia. The TA will focus primarily on improving the institutional arrangements for (i) integrated water resources management river basin management, in particular; and (ii) irrigation management and development.
|Project Name||Institutional Strengthening for the Water Resources Sector|
|Project Type / Modality of Assistance||Technical Assistance
|Source of Funding / Amount||
|Strategic Agendas||Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
|Drivers of Change||Governance and capacity development
|Sector / Subsector||
Agriculture, natural resources and rural development - Water-based natural resources management
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming||No gender elements|
|Description||The policy and advisory technical assistance (TA) supports strategic planning and policy development, better management guidelines, and targeted associated capacity development in the water resources sector in Indonesia. The TA will focus primarily on improving the institutional arrangements for (i) integrated water resources management river basin management, in particular; and (ii) irrigation management and development.|
|Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy||Although progress has been made with regard to institutional reform in Indonesia's water resources sector, including passage of the national Water Law in 2004, the sector is facing critical challenges as the government seeks to manage water resources and develop infrastructure in a sustainable manner in the decentralization context. The TA is in response to ongoing dialogue between the resident mission and the government, and the government's expressed need for assistance to address key policy issues in the water resources sector and to strengthen water resources management in Indonesia. This will support the Indonesia Resident Mission in Jakarta to provide strategic guidance and policy support to the Government of Indonesia, and to help coordinate and develop ADB's water program.|
|Impact||More efficient management and development of the water resources sector|
|Description of Outcome||Stronger institutional framework for water resources sector|
|Progress Toward Outcome|
|Description of Project Outputs||
1. Policy and strategic planning documents for key water sector agencies in Indonesia.
2. Guidelines, rules, and regulations for water resources management and irrigation
3. Dissemination and targeted capacity development activities
|Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)||Individual Consultants for the water resources part was mobilized in March 2013, and the final workshop was conducted In January and February 2014 for the national water resources council. All outputs have been delivered|
|Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects|
|Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation|
|During Project Design||Directorate of Water Resources and Irrigation (DWRI), BAPPENAS and Directorate General of Water Resources (DGWR), Ministry of Public Works|
|During Project Implementation||Directorate of Water Resources and Irrigation (DWRI), Bappenas and Directorate General of Water Resources (DGWR), Ministry of Public Works|
Individual Consultants (one international specialist with two national specialists) for part 2 (Irrigation management and development) have mobilized in August 2011
For part 1 (River Basin Organizations (RBOs) and river basin management) an international specialist with two national specialists will be recruited. One of the national specialist would be a more junior person who would facilitate the teams activities and execute less technically challenging tasks while the other national specialist would be senior specialist who be expected to be the leader for each thematic area and contribute significantly to the TA and its outputs.
|Responsible ADB Officer||Budiman, Renadi|
|Responsible ADB Department||Southeast Asia Department|
|Responsible ADB Division||Indonesia Resident Mission|
National Development Planning Agency (BAPPENAS)
Jl. Taman Suropati No. 2
|Concept Clearance||12 Aug 2010|
|Fact Finding||20 Jul 2010 to 05 Aug 2010|
|Approval||14 Dec 2010|
|Last Review Mission||-|
|Last PDS Update||22 Apr 2014|
|Approval||Signing Date||Effectivity Date||Closing|
|14 Dec 2010||11 Feb 2011||11 Feb 2011||30 Apr 2012||31 Mar 2014||-|
|Financing Plan/TA Utilization||Cumulative Disbursements|
|0.00||500,000.00||50,000.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||550,000.00||14 Dec 2010||473,198.07|
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|Title||Document Type||Document Date|
|Institutional Strengthening for the Water Resources Sector||TA Completion Reports||Sep 2014|
|Institutional Strengthening for the Water Resources Sector||Technical Assistance Reports||Dec 2010|
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