Regional: Strengthening Capacity for Environmental Law in the Asia-Pacific: Developing Environmental Law Champions

Sovereign Project | 47383-001 Status: Active

Summary

The S-CDTA will enhance understanding, teaching, development, and enforcement of environmental law and law relating to natural capital of a cadre of environmentla law teachers and lawyers to serve as environmental law champions.

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Project Name Strengthening Capacity for Environmental Law in the Asia-Pacific: Developing Environmental Law Champions
Project Number 47383-001
Country Regional
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 8616-REG: Strengthening Capacity for Environmental Law in the Asia-Pacific: Developing Environmental Law Champions
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 225,000.00
TA 8616-REG: Strengthening Capacity for Environmental Law in the Asia-Pacific: Developing Environmental Law Champions (Supplementary)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 500,000.00
TA 8616-REG: Strengthening Capacity for Environmental Law in the Asia-Pacific: Developing Environmental Law Champions (Supplementary)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 275,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Sector / Subsector

Public sector management - Law and judiciary

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Description The S-CDTA will enhance understanding, teaching, development, and enforcement of environmental law and law relating to natural capital of a cadre of environmentla law teachers and lawyers to serve as environmental law champions.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Enhanced understanding, teaching, development, and enforcemnt of environmental law and law relating to natural capital of a cadre of environmental law teachers and lawyers

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome Enhanced capacity of law professors, university lecturers, and public interest environmental lawyers in selected DMCs in environmental law and natural capital and the cultivation of environmental law champions.
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

(i) Development and delivery of training programs designed to cover core national, regional, and international law on environment, natural capital, and climate change for law professors, university lectureres, and public interest environmental lawyers.

(ii) Conduct of two 5-day training programs in selected DMCs.

(iii) The training programs are video-taped.

(iv) Summaries of the actual training are prepared and displayed on ADB website.

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
During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services

International Consultants (environmental law experts) - 3 person months

National Consultants - 3 person months

Procurement No procurement of goods.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Pak, Christina U.
Responsible ADB Department Office of the General Counsel
Responsible ADB Division Office of the General Counsel
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines

Timetable

Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
MRM -
Approval 26 Dec 2013
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 09 Jan 2014

TA 8616-REG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
26 Dec 2013 - 26 Dec 2013 31 Jan 2016 31 Dec 2016 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
1,000,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,000,000.00 26 Dec 2013 716,295.51

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