Papua New Guinea : Supporting Public Financial Management (Phase 3)

Sovereign Project | 50204-001

Project Details

  • Project Officer
    Faber, Edward
    Pacific Department
    Request for information
  • Country/Economy
    Papua New Guinea
  • Modality
  • Sector
    • Public sector management
Project Name
Supporting Public Financial Management (Phase 3)
Project Number
50204-001
Country / Economy
  • Papua New Guinea
Project Status
Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance
  • Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 9209-PNG: Supporting Public Financial Management (Phase 3)
Source Amount
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 1.00 million
TA 9209-PNG: Supporting Public Financial Management (Phase 3)
Source Amount
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 250,000.00
Strategic Agendas
  • Environmentally sustainable growth
  • Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change
  • Governance and capacity development
  • Knowledge solutions
  • Partnerships
  • Private sector development
Sector / Subsector
  • Public sector management / Economic affairs management - Public expenditure and fiscal management

Gender
No gender elements
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact

1.Fiscal policy and budgeting discipline prudentially managed

2.High standards of public sector management in all levels and institutions of government attained

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome

Fiscal position in PNG is improved

Progress Toward Outcome

1. A consultant (Public Finance Economist) was successfully recruited under this TA, engaged on a 12 month period, and extended for 6 months, with the contract ending on 4 September 2018. The consultant was providing technical support to the Department of Treasury.

2. Further recruitment of consultants is in progress for the following positions:

- Public Finance Economist

- Budget Advisor

- Procurement Specialist- Budget documents reviewed

- Treasury department supported in fiscal and budget analysis and macroeconomic analysis

Implementation Progress

Description of Project Outputs

Prioritized spending within a sustainable fiscal envelope supported.

More effective, transparent and timely budget execution and control supported.

Fiscal and PFM reform program communicated effectively to all stakeholders.

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

- Budget documents reviewed

- Treasury department supported in fiscal and budget analysis and macroeconomic analysis

Geographical Location
Nation-wide

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples

Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation

During Project Design

Treasury Department, PNG.

ADB PNG Resident Mission.

During Project Implementation

Treasury Department, PNG.

ADB PNG Resident Mission.

Contact

Responsible ADB Officer
Faber, Edward
Responsible ADB Department
Pacific Department
Responsible ADB Division
Papua New Guinea Resident Mission (PNRM)
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank

Timetable

Concept Clearance
15 Jul 2016
Fact Finding
25 Jul 2016 to 11 Aug 2016
MRM
-
Approval
19 Oct 2016
Last Review Mission
-
Last PDS Update
28 Sep 2018

Funding

TA 9209-PNG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
19 Oct 2016 02 Dec 2016 02 Dec 2016 31 Oct 2019 31 Oct 2021 04 Jan 2022
Financing Plan/TA Utilization
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
1,250,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,250,000.00
Cumulative Disbursements
Date Amount
17 Jun 2022 1,097,672.08

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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.

None currently available.


Evaluation Documents See also: Independent Evaluation

Title Document Type Document Date
Papua New Guinea: Supporting Public Financial Management (Phase 3) Validation of Technical Assistance Completion Reports Oct 2023

Related Publications

None currently available.


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Tenders

Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
Debt Management Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed
Procurement Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed
Public Finance Economist Individual - Consulting Closed
Procurement Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed
Budget Advisor Individual - Consulting Closed

Contracts Awarded

No contracts awarded for this project were found

Procurement Plan

None currently available.