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Indonesia: Sustainable Infrastructure Assistance Program - Facilitating Regional Cooperation and Integration between Indonesia and Timor-Leste through Enhanced Cross-border Cooperation (Subproject 11)

Sovereign (Public) Project | 46380-029 Status: Active

Consistent with the Indonesia Country Partnership Strategy 2016-2019 priorities of improved infrastructure and better economic growth, the TA subproject will be options for more innovative regional cooperation and integration interventions on cross-border trade and investment for Indonesia. The TA subproject will provide critical inputs to the KSTA 9350: Implementing RCI Operational Plan which aims to support the RCI Operational Plan (RCI-OP) 2016-2020. Specifically, the subproject will provide Indonesia specific guidance and advice to inform the RCI operational plan output 2: _competitiveness through new opportunities supported_ under which a thematic study on Timor-Leste and (Eastern) Indonesia regional cooperation is being conducted. The subproject will focus on activities in Indonesia, linking with other policy and analytical work financed through the C-TA 0013, Sustainable Infrastructure Assistance Program.

Project Details

Project Officer
Fink, Anna M. SDTC Request for information
Country
  • Indonesia
Sector
  • Transport

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Project Name Sustainable Infrastructure Assistance Program - Facilitating Regional Cooperation and Integration between Indonesia and Timor-Leste through Enhanced Cross-border Cooperation (Subproject 11)
Project Number 46380-029
Country Indonesia
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 9361-INO: Sustainable Infrastructure Assistance Program - Facilitating Regional Cooperation and Integration between Indonesia and Timor-Leste through Enhanced Cross-border Cooperation (Subproject 11)
Government of Australia US$ 200,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Partnerships
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Finance / Infrastructure finance and investment funds - Small and medium enterprise finance and leasing

Transport / Multimodal logistics - Transport policies and institutional development - Water transport (non-urban)

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description Consistent with the Indonesia Country Partnership Strategy 2016-2019 priorities of improved infrastructure and better economic growth, the TA subproject will be options for more innovative regional cooperation and integration interventions on cross-border trade and investment for Indonesia. The TA subproject will provide critical inputs to the KSTA 9350: Implementing RCI Operational Plan which aims to support the RCI Operational Plan (RCI-OP) 2016-2020. Specifically, the subproject will provide Indonesia specific guidance and advice to inform the RCI operational plan output 2: _competitiveness through new opportunities supported_ under which a thematic study on Timor-Leste and (Eastern) Indonesia regional cooperation is being conducted. The subproject will focus on activities in Indonesia, linking with other policy and analytical work financed through the C-TA 0013, Sustainable Infrastructure Assistance Program.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy In December 2016, Indonesian President Joko Widodo reiterated the Government''s plan to develop seven areas bordering parts of Malaysia, Timor-Leste and Papua New Guinea to promote commerce, reduce poverty, improve general living standards, and attract workers and their families to help reduce severe agglomeration in Java's major urban centers. One area highlighted is to promote cross-border trade and investment to encourage the economic and social development of areas along the border, as cross-border cooperation opens opportunities for Indonesia's inclusive economic growth objectives and facilitates regional cooperation.
Impact Indonesia's cross-border connectivity and competitiveness in connected markets strengthened.
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Options for more innovative RCI intervention on cross-border trade and investment in Indonesia
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

Report on cross-border services for small and medium enterprises

Report on transport connectivity enhancement to support trade demand

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)

Inception mission was conducted in August 2017 in Jakarta to gain feedback on literature review and proposed methodology. Consultation mission was conducted in NTT and Jakarta in October and November 2017. This included a visit by the team to the Border Control Post at Motaain.

Cross government stakeholder consultations were undertaken alongside financial institutions, NGOs, private businesses and development partners.

This mission resulted in the development of individual reports on (i) transport infrastructure & connectivity (ii) business development and financial services for SMEs . These reports have been integrated into an Interim Report with initial recommendations. This was presented at a joint Focus Group Discussion (FGD) on the 28th February 2018 in Kupang, NTT. The FGD resulted in a request to deepen recommendations on livestock and tourism. Reports on livestock and tourism were prepared, through consultations in May-September and integrated with the interim report findings to create a draft final report. The draft final report was distributed in October 2018 and confirmed through a series of consultations in November-February 2019. Final joint consultations are expected to occur in February-June 2019 to prepare for a subsequent project acting on the recommendations of the final report.

Geographical Location Nation-wide
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

-Stakeholder consultations held with government and private sector between August 2017 and February 2018.

-Joint (Indonesia and Timor-Leste) Focus Group Discussion on interim report.

-Further stakeholder consultations May-September 2018 on tourism & livestock.

-Confirmation/validation missions with stakeholders October-February 2019 on draft Final Report.

Responsible ADB Officer Fink, Anna M.
Responsible ADB Department SDTC
Responsible ADB Division SDTC-RCI
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines
Directorate General of Budget Financing & Risk Management
Gedung Frans Seda, 2nd floor
Jl. DR. Wahidin No. 1, Jakarta
Directorate of Transportation (BAPPENAS)
Gedung Bina Marga Iantai 8 Kementerian
Pekerjaan Umum & Perumahan Rakyat
Jalan Pattimura No. 20 Kebayoran Baru
Ministry of Finance
Frans Seda Building
Jln. Dr. Wahidin Raya No. 1
Jakarta 10710, Indonesia
Timetable
Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding 25 Jul 2017 to 25 Jul 2017
MRM -
Approval 23 Aug 2017
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 25 Mar 2019

TA 9361-INO

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
23 Aug 2017 - 23 Aug 2017 31 Dec 2018 30 Jun 2019 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
0.00 200,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 200,000.00 23 Aug 2017 190,561.91

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Tenders

Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
Research Assistant Individual - Consulting Closed 14 Sep 2017 20 Sep 2017
Project coordinator Individual - Consulting Closed 06 Sep 2017 12 Sep 2017
Finance and business development services expert Individual - Consulting Closed 28 Jul 2017 03 Aug 2017
Transport/Infrastructure Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 28 Jul 2017 03 Aug 2017

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