Thailand: Support for Thailand's Flood Management Knowledge Forum

Sovereign Project | 45401-001 Status: Closed

Project Details

Project Officer
Kladpetch, Chalita Southeast Asia Department Request for information
  • Thailand
  • Technical Assistance
  • Water and other urban infrastructure and services
Project Name Support for Thailand's Flood Management Knowledge Forum
Project Number 45401-001
Country Thailand
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7961-THA: Support for Thailand's Flood Management Knowledge Forum
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 225,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change
Sector / Subsector

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

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No 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 The project team had consultations with the Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Secretary General of NESDB, Permanent Secretary of Finance, the Chairman of the Strategic Committee on Reconstruction and Future Development of Thailand and Deputy Permanent Secretary of Environment and Natural Resources.
During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services

The TA will be implemented over 6 months starting in December 2011 and ending in May 2012.

- International consulting services (3 person-months)

- National consulting services (5 person-months)

International expertise is required in flood management to assist national consultants and counterparts with a rapid flood management review and for technical facilitation in the international forum (1.5 months), international knowledge forum management (1.5 month).

Nationals experts with experience in flood hazard management; land use and environmental analysis, socioeconomic analysis, flood forecasting and warning systems, and institutional analysis, will be sourced to assist with preparation of the rapid flood management review, the international forum and the sub-national workshops.

Consultants will have demonstrated good advisory and facilitation skills in flood and/or water resource management and at least 20 years of relevant experience.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Kladpetch, Chalita
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Thailand Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines


Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 30 Nov 2011

TA 7961-THA

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
09 Dec 2011 - 09 Dec 2011 31 May 2012 31 Aug 2012 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
225,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 225,000.00 09 Dec 2011 154,148.08

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