fbpx 49308-002: Guangxi Modern Technical and Vocational Education and Training Development Program | Asian Development Bank

China, People's Republic of: Guangxi Modern Technical and Vocational Education and Training Development Program

Sovereign (Public) Project | 49308-002 Status: Active
 
Project Name Guangxi Modern Technical and Vocational Education and Training Development Program
Project Number 49308-002
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan 3565-PRC: Guangxi Modern Technical and Vocational Education and Training Development Demonstration
Ordinary capital resources US$ 250.00 million
TA 9381-PRC: Support for the Guangxi Modern Technical and Vocational Education and Training Development
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 600,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Partnerships
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Education / Technical and vocational education and training

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome DLI 1: TVET graduates who entered stable employment increased- 2020 target achievement for verification by the independent third-party verification agency upon GED's approval of the MyCos report
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)

DLI 2: TVET provision based on industry needs improved- held the 2019 annual meeting with industry steering committees - 2017 (prior results) target achieved

DLI 3: Competency-based approach in TVET piloted- contracting of consulting services completed- 2017 (prior results) target achieved

DLI 4: Practical training facilities established in priority industries - practical training facilities in priority industries established in secondary and tertiary TVET institutions- completion inspection (acceptance) being carried out annually by expert groups (industry steering committees)- 2017 (prior results), 2018 and 2019 targets achieved

DLI 5: Model TVET institutions established- 2018 target achieved

DLI 6: TVET teachers with industry experience increased - 2018 target achieved

DLI 7: TVET delivery informed by stronger management information - 2018 target achieved

DLI 8: TVET delivery informed by stronger management information - 2017 (prior results), 2018, and 2019 targets achieved- 2020 target achievement being verified by the independent third-party verification agency

Geographical Location Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects Outputs 1 and 2 will involve civil works on existing campuses or reserved lands that may have some temporary and site-specific environmental impacts. Any physical activity of the program that may be classified category A for the ADB environment safeguards is excluded from the program scope. The following gaps identified in the program safeguard system will be addressed through the program action plan and attached TA: inadequate disclosure of environmental monitoring reports and public engagement during construction, and some difference in categorization criteria for civil works and related environmental impact assessment requirements.
Involuntary Resettlement Outputs 1 and 2 will involve civil works on existing campuses or reserved lands that may have potential involuntary resettlement impacts. Any physical activity of the program that may be classified category A for the ADB involuntary resettlement safeguards is excluded from the program scope. The following gaps identified in the program safeguard system will be addressed through the program action plan and attached TA: lack of identification of the poor and vulnerable groups during the screening process, lack of documentation of the consultation and information disclosure activities, and grievances received, and inadequate institutional arrangements, monitoring, and reporting arrangements.
Indigenous Peoples Output 3 will support students from poor ethnic minority families and ethnic culture inheritance and innovation. The following gaps identified in the program safeguard system will be addressed through the program action plan and attached TA: lack of an effective monitoring and reporting system to analyze the performance of students from ethnic minority groups other than the Zhuang.
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design Consultations on poverty, social, and gender issues were conducted through (i) about 40 focus group discussions in 12 TVET institutions (4 tertiary TVET colleges and 8 secondary TVET schools), in which different groups of students (secondary and/or tertiary, female and/or male, ethnic minority and/or Han, poor and/or not poor, and disabled and/or not disabled) took part; (ii) about 30 key informant interviews with management teams of TVET institutions, representatives of students and teachers, and staff of relevant government agencies.
During Project Implementation Industry associations will be involved in developing curriculum, training materials and methods, and assessments; delivering training; and providing research, recommendations, and guidance to align TVET with human resources needs in industries. Effects of the program on TVET graduates will be assessed annually through annual TVET graduate employment surveys.
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services The RBL program implementation will use the country's program procurement systems. Guangxi Education Department will undertake the recruitment of consulting services.
Procurement The RBL program implementation will use the country's program procurement systems. Guangxi Education Department and TVET institutions will undertake the procurement of civil works, goods, and services.
Responsible ADB Officer Maruyama, Asako
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Urban and Social Sectors Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region Govt (GZARG)
No. 1 Minle Road, Nanning, Guangxi
PRC 530012
Timetable
Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
MRM -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 29 Sep 2020

Loan 3565-PRC

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
20 Sep 2017 14 Dec 2017 14 Mar 2018 30 Jun 2023 - -
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 10,022.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 250.00 20 Sep 2017 87.25 0.00 35%
Counterpart 9,772.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 20 Sep 2017 138.75 0.00 56%
Status of Covenants
Category Sector Safeguards Social Financial Economic Others
Rating - - - Unsatisfactory - -

TA 9381-PRC

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
20 Sep 2017 17 Oct 2017 17 Oct 2017 31 Dec 2022 - -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
600,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 600,000.00 20 Sep 2017 159,654.20
Status of Covenants
Category Sector Safeguards Social Financial Economic Others
Rating - - - Unsatisfactory - -

Project Data Sheets (PDS) contain summary information on the project or program. Because the PDS is a work in progress, some information may not be included in its initial version but will be added as it becomes available. Information about proposed projects is tentative and indicative.

The Access to Information Policy (AIP) recognizes that transparency and accountability are essential to development effectiveness. It establishes the disclosure requirements for documents and information ADB produces or requires to be produced.

The Accountability Mechanism provides a forum where people adversely affected by ADB-assisted projects can voice and seek solutions to their problems and report alleged noncompliance of ADB's operational policies and procedures.

In preparing any country program or strategy, financing any project, or by making any designation of, or reference to, a particular territory or geographic area in this document, the Asian Development Bank does not intend to make any judgments as to the legal or other status of any territory or area.

Title Document Type Document Date
Guangxi Modern Technical and Vocational Education and Training Development Program: Audited Project Financial Statements (January-December 2019) Audited Project Financial Statements Jul 2020
Guangxi Modern Technical and Vocational Education and Training Development Program: Updated Program Action Plan Documents Produced Under Grant/Loans/TA Mar 2020
Guangxi Modern Technical and Vocational Education and Training Development Program: Audited Project Financial Statements (January-December 2018) Audited Project Financial Statements Jun 2019
Loan Agreement for Loan 3565-PRC: Guangxi Modern Technical and Vocational Education and Training Development Program - Results-Based Lending Agreements Dec 2017
Program Agreement for Loan 3565-PRC: Guangxi Modern Technical and Vocational Education and Training Development Program - Results-Based Lending Agreements Dec 2017
广西现代职业技术教育和培训发展项目 : 项目数据表 Translated PDS Sep 2017
Guangxi Modern Technical and Vocational Education and Training Development Program: Report and Recommendation of the President Reports and Recommendations of the President Aug 2017
Guangxi Modern Technical and Vocational Education and Training Development Program: Initial Poverty and Social Analysis Initial Poverty and Social Analysis Apr 2016
Guangxi Modern Technical and Vocational Education and Training Development Program: Project Preparatory Technical Assistance Report Project Preparatory Technical Assistance Reports Apr 2016

Safeguard Documents See also: Safeguards

Safeguard documents provided at the time of project/facility approval may also be found in the list of linked documents provided with the Report and Recommendation of the President.

Evaluation Documents See also: Independent Evaluation

None currently available.

Related Publications

None currently available.


The Access to Information Policy (AIP) establishes the disclosure requirements for documents and information ADB produces or requires to be produced in its operations to facilitate stakeholder participation in ADB's decision-making. For more information, refer to the Safeguard Policy Statement, Operations Manual F1, and Operations Manual L3.

Requests for information may also be directed to the InfoUnit.

Tenders

Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
Guangxi Modern Technical and Vocational Education and Training Development Program Individual - Consulting Closed 20 Mar 2020 26 Mar 2020
Independent Third-Party Institution - Guangxi Modern Technical and Vocational Education and Training Development Program Firm - Consulting Closed 01 Aug 2018 07 Aug 2018
Independent Third-Party Institution: Guangxi Modern Technical and Vocational Education and Training Development Program Firm - Consulting Closed 29 Mar 2018 13 Apr 2018
Resettlement Specialist: Guangxi Modern Technical and Vocational Education and Training Development Program Individual - Consulting Closed 20 Jan 2018 26 Jan 2018
Social Development and Gender Specialist: Guangxi Modern Technical and Vocational Education and Training Development Program Individual - Consulting Closed 20 Jan 2018 13 Feb 2018
Consulting Firm for TVET Capacity Development: Guangxi Modern Technical and Vocational Education and Training Development Program Firm - Consulting Closed 20 Jan 2018 23 Feb 2018
Environment Specialist: Guangxi Modern Technical and Vocational Education and Training Development Program Individual - Consulting Closed 20 Jan 2018 26 Feb 2018
Financial Management Specialist: Guangxi Modern Technical and Vocational Education and Training Development Program Individual - Consulting Closed 19 Jan 2018 29 Jan 2018
Program Management Specialist: Guangxi Modern Technical and Vocational Education and Training Development Program Individual - Consulting Closed 19 Jan 2018 25 Jan 2018

Contracts Awarded

Contract Title Approval Number Contract Date Contractor Contractor Address Executing Agency Contract Description Total Contract Amount (US$) Contract Amount Financed by ADB (US$)
WA ON THE DLI FOR 2017 (PRIOR RESULTS) 2018 AND 2019 DLI TARGETS Loan 3565 20 Dec 2019 DLIS PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF CHINA CHINA,PEOPLE'SREP.OF Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region Govt (GZARG) OTHERS 65,750,000.00 65,750,000.00
WA ON THE DISBURSEMENT-LINKED INDICATORS FOR 2017 (PRIOR RESULTS) AND 2018 TARGETS Loan 3565 04 Dec 2018 DLIS GUANGXI CHINA,PEOPLE'SREP.OF Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region Govt (GZARG) OTHERS 21,500,000.00 21,500,000.00
Capacity Development Technical Assistance 9381 15 Oct 2018 BEIJING HELISON INFORMATION CONSULTING CO., LTD.(CHINA,PEOPLE'SREP.OF) Room 320, No. 12, Anhuili 2nd District,, District, Beijing, China,100101 Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region Govt (GZARG) Consulting Services 123,128.00
Capacity Development Technical Assistance 9381 24 May 2018 NAREE International Limited(CHINA,PEOPLE'SREP.OF) in association with Training & Technology Transfer Ltd.(NEW ZEALAND) Unit N, 5/F, 4 Cho Yuen Street, Yau Tong Kowloon, Hong Kong, China Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region Govt (GZARG) Consulting Services 315,590.00

Procurement Plan

None currently available.