|Project Name||Key Indicators for Asia and the Pacific 2012|
|Project Type / Modality of Assistance||Technical Assistance
|Source of Funding / Amount||
|Strategic Agendas||Inclusive economic growth
|Drivers of Change||Governance and capacity development
|Sector / Subsector||
Public sector management - Economic affairs management
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming|
|Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy|
|Impact||Contribute to better development outcomes through formulation of better policies that are based on data-intensive research.|
|Description of Outcome||Improved content and coverage of the Key Indicators.|
|Progress Toward Outcome|
|Description of Project Outputs||
1. Improved content of the Key Indicators book including accompanying stand-alone publications
2. Updated website for Key Indicators
3. A version of Key Indicators in hand held devices
4. Background research papers for the Key Indicators 2012
|Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)|
|Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects|
|Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation|
|During Project Design|
|During Project Implementation|
The Key Indicators publication is produced by a team consisting of the ERDI international, national, and administrative staff with support from international and national consultants. For Key Indicators 2012, about 15 person-months of international consultancy services and 90 person-months of national consultancy services will be needed for the entire production, i.e., for the statistical tables (country, MDG, and regional tables), the special chapter, the special supplement, and other developmental activities related to improving data quality and promoting effective dissemination of results and findings
Consultants for the Key Indicators 2012 Special Chapter and Related Research
1. Lead Economics Consultant (International, 2 person-months, intermittent)
2. Urban Economists (Country Case Studies of 6 DMCs; National, 2 person-months each, intermittent, 6 consultants)
3. Economics Editor (International, 1.5 person-months, intermittent)
4. Economists (International, 4 consultants, 2 person-months each)
5. Research Analysts (National, 2 consultants, 8 person-months each)
Consultants for the Statistical Tables
1. Economics and Statistics Specialists (National, 42 person-months, 7 consultants)
2. IT expert/statistician (National, 3 person-months)
3. Statistician (International, 2 person-months)
4. Manuscript Editor (International, 1.5 person-month, intermittent)
5. Graphics Designer (National, 1 person-month, intermittent)
6. Inclusive Growth Expert (International, 0.7 person-month)
7. Economics and Statistics Research Assistant (National, 2 consultants, 14 person-months)
8. Copyeditor (National, 1 person-month)
|Procurement||Procurement of equipment, if any, will follow ADB's Procurement Guidelines (2010, as amended from time to time). The equipment will be handed over to national statistics offices upon completion of the TA|
|Responsible ADB Officer||Rao, Lakshman Rao Nagraj|
|Responsible ADB Department||Economic Research and Regional Cooperation Department|
|Responsible ADB Division||Development Indicators and Policy Research Division|
Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines
|Concept Clearance||30 Mar 2012|
|Fact Finding||04 May 2012 to 21 May 2012|
|Approval||28 Jun 2012|
|Last Review Mission||-|
|Last PDS Update||02 May 2012|
|Approval||Signing Date||Effectivity Date||Closing|
|28 Jun 2012||-||28 Jun 2012||31 Dec 2013||31 May 2015||-|
|Financing Plan/TA Utilization||Cumulative Disbursements|
|800,000.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||800,000.00||28 Jun 2012||678,507.25|
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|Title||Document Type||Document Date|
|Key Indicators for Asia and the Pacific 2012: Technical Assistance Completion Report||TA Completion Reports||Sep 2015|
|Key Indicators for Asia and the Pacific 2012: Technical Assistance Report||Technical Assistance Reports||Jun 2012|
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