Myanmar: Support to the Preparation and Dissemination of the Myanmar Gender Situational Analysis

Sovereign Project | 46484-001 Status: Active


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Project Name Support to the Preparation and Dissemination of the Myanmar Gender Situational Analysis
Project Number 46484-001
Country Myanmar
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 8288-MYA: Support to the Preparation and Dissemination of the Myanmar Gender Situational Analysis
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 115,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Agriculture, natural resources and rural development - Agricultural policy, institutional and capacity development - Agricultural production - Fishery - Forestry - Irrigation - Land-based natural resources management - Livestock - Water-based natural resources management

Education - Education sector development - Non-formal education - Pre-primary and primary - Secondary - Technical and vocational education and training - Tertiary

Energy - Conventional energy generation - Electricity transmission and distribution - Energy efficiency and conservation - Energy sector development and institutional reform - Energy utility services - Large hydropower generation

Finance - Banking systems and nonbank financial institutions - Finance sector development - Housing finance - Inclusive finance - Infrastructure finance and investment funds - Insurance and contractual savings - Money and capital markets - Small and medium enterprise finance and leasing - Trade finance

Health - Health care finance - Health insurance and subsidized health programs - Health sector development and reform - Health system development - Mother and child health care - Nutrition

Industry and trade - Industry and trade sector development - Large and medium industries - Small and medium enterprise development - Trade and services

Public sector management - Decentralization - Economic affairs management - Law and judiciary - Public administration - Public expenditure and fiscal management

Transport - Air transport - Rail transport (non-urban) - Road transport (non-urban) - Transport policies and institutional development - Urban public transport - Water transport (non-urban)

Water and other urban infrastructure and services - Other urban services - Urban policy, institutional and capacity development - Urban slum development - Urban solid waste management - Urban water supply

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Gender equity
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Improved gender responsiveness of the government, ADB and development partner programs and initiatives in Myanmar

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome Government, ADB and development partners are informed of key gender issues in Myanmar for policy and programming
Progress Toward Outcome Government and development partners have been consistently involved in discussions, interviews and analysis related to the various sectors presented in the Gender Situational Analysis report. The report was validated in a multi-stakeholder workshop and also through rigorous review and feedback process.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

1. Gender Situation Analysis and advocacy materials prepared and disseminated.

2. Increased consensus and ownership among key stakeholders on the findings of the Gender Analysis

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues) Both Myanmar and English language versions of the Myanmar Gender Situational Analysis report printed. A launch of the said report is being planned for Q4 2016.
Geographical Location

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services Consultants' inputs will approximately amount to: 30 days over an 11 month period for the International Coordinator. The consultant will report to SEOD Social Development Specialist (GAD) on a regular basis on the progress of the deliverables. The consultant is required to hold an advanced university degree in Gender and Development, Social sciences or in any other closely related field. S/he must have a minimum of 15 years of experience in social development, particularly in the field of gender and development. S/he must have a proven track record of providing technical guidance and support to governments and international agencies on gender and development analysis, strategies and plans. The consultant is required to have knowledge and skills in gender/ social analysis and excellent ability to analyze and synthesize vast amounts of information. S/he should have excellent inter-personal, negotiations and advocacy skills and experience and capacity to transfer knowledge and undertake and facilitate training events. S/he should have an excellent ability to work in different cultural contexts and in politically sensitive situations. The National logistics and administrative consultant will be engaged for 20 days and will be based in Yangon with travel to Nay Pyi Taw, as required. The National logistics and administrative consultant will be responsible for supporting the organization of the printing and production of the Gender Situation Analysis report, the associated advocacy materials and the multi-stakeholder workshop. The national consultant will be hired by the International Coordinator.
Procurement All supplies and services financed from the technical assistance will be procured in accordance with ADB's Guidelines for Procurement.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Levaque, Laurence S.P.E.M.
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Human and Social Development Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines


Concept Clearance 12 Dec 2012
Fact Finding 27 Nov 2012 to 12 Dec 2012
Approval 17 Dec 2012
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 30 Sep 2016

TA 8288-MYA

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
17 Dec 2012 - 17 Dec 2012 31 Jan 2014 31 Dec 2016 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
115,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 115,000.00 17 Dec 2012 96,658.87

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