The TA will improve policy framework and partnership architecture for development effectiveness in Cambodia through strengthened development partner coordination, both with regard to the overall aid architecture and ADB's participation in it. The outcome will be a better informed and country-owned DP coordination mechanism, underpinned by a clear understanding of the synergies between the Government's and DPs' shared development objectives that are reflected in results-based approaches that embody the aid effectiveness principles of the Paris Declaration and the Accra Agenda for Action, and the results of the Busan High Level Forum
|Project Name||Strengthening Development Partner Coordination in Cambodia|
|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|
|Description||The TA will improve policy framework and partnership architecture for development effectiveness in Cambodia through strengthened development partner coordination, both with regard to the overall aid architecture and ADB's participation in it. The outcome will be a better informed and country-owned DP coordination mechanism, underpinned by a clear understanding of the synergies between the Government's and DPs' shared development objectives that are reflected in results-based approaches that embody the aid effectiveness principles of the Paris Declaration and the Accra Agenda for Action, and the results of the Busan High Level Forum|
|Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy||The TA was formulated to support CARM's role Lead DP Facilitator and Co-Chair of some of other Technical Working Groups.|
|Impact||Improved development partner coordination with regard to overall aid architecture and ADB's participation in it|
|Description of Outcome||Better informed and country-owned coordination mechanism on shared development objectives|
|Progress Toward Outcome|
|Description of Project Outputs||
Improved policy dialogue on aid effectiveness
Productive ADB participation in TWGs and improved sector-level collaboration
Stronger country ownership and adoption of improved aid coordination practices
Adoption of MfDR principles by the Government and DPs, including use of results frameworks for managing development results
Program of actions to reduce aid fragmentation
|Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)||TWG Network retreat on development effectiveness was successfully conducted by Council for the Development of Cambodia in March 2013.|
|Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects|
|Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation|
|During Project Design||The Ministry of Economy and Finance, the Cambodian Rehabilitation and Development Board and development partners were consulted and fully endorsed the proposed TA.|
|During Project Implementation|
|Consulting Services||The TA will require up to 9 person-months each of an international consultant (Coordination Specialist) and national consultant (Program Assistant) and an international consultant (Results-Based Management Specialist) (for 1 person-month on an intermittent basis) as required to implement the activities from June 2012 to November 2013)|
|Responsible ADB Officer||Hansen, Jan|
|Responsible ADB Department||Southeast Asia Department|
|Responsible ADB Division||Cambodia Resident Mission|
Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines
|Concept Clearance||13 Jul 2012|
|Approval||30 Aug 2012|
|Last Review Mission||-|
|Last PDS Update||30 Sep 2013|
|Approval||Signing Date||Effectivity Date||Closing|
|30 Aug 2012||-||30 Aug 2012||31 Dec 2013||31 Dec 2014||-|
|Financing Plan/TA Utilization||Cumulative Disbursements|
|175,000.00||0.00||25,000.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||200,000.00||30 Aug 2012||118,794.75|
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|Title||Document Type||Document Date|
|Strengthening Development Partner Coordination in Cambodia: Technical Assistance Completion Report||TA Completion Reports||Oct 2015|
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