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Regional: Data for Development

Sovereign (Public) Project | 51193-001 Status: Active

Project Details

Project Officer
Arturo Jr. Martinez EROD Request for information
Country
  • Regional
Modality
  • Technical Assistance
Sector
  • Public sector management
 
Project Name Data for Development
Project Number 51193-001
Country Regional
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 9356-REG: Data for Development
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 1.00 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Sector / Subsector

Information and communication technology / ICT strategy and policy, and capacity development

Public sector management / Economic affairs management

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Improved data monitoring for evidence-based policy making and public sector management.
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Strengthened capacity of national statistical offices to provide relevant disaggregated data for policy and targeted interventions to support vulnerable groups.
Progress Toward Outcome

1. For component 1, the project team conducted a desk research to take stock of previous and existing initiatives on disaggregation of official statistics and available types of data sources. The results of this activity also identified the potential countries for inclusion in the country-case studies. The project already received no-objection from the Philippines and Thailand. The project team also met with international organizations and other development partners such as UNESCAP, Paris 21, Pulse Lab Jakarta, World Bank, ILO as well as colleagues from Mongolia Resident Mission to discuss potential areas of collaboration.

2. For component 2, the KSTA will also provide statistical capacity building activities such as training programs and knowledge-sharing workshops for the institutionalization of statistical business registers, global value chain (GVC) statistics and analysis, as well as the compilation of extended supply and use tables, input-output tables, and social accounting matrices.

Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

Technical manual on disaggregation of official statistics, knowledge sharing workshops, and case studies on various applications of innovative data analytics for disaggregation of select SDG indicators

Targeted knowledge-sharing workshops and training on enhanced compilation of national accounts and other economic indicators

High-level regional conference and workshops, in preparation for the updating of the Handbook of Statistical Organizations

Working paper and/or policy notes identifying other methodological and substantive areas where DMCs' national statistical systems' capacity needs to be strengthened

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

1. For component 1, the inception workshop is currently being organized which will be held in Manila in May 2018. Recruitment of experts for small area estimation and big data analytics is on-going. The KSTA also co-organized the session entitled _Localizing Statistics: The Grassroots of SDG Statistics at the 2017 International Conference on Sustainable Development Goals Statistics on 4 October 2017 in Manila. The project team also organized a seminar on _Use of Big Data for Official Statistics_ at the Philippine Statistical Research and Training Institute on 16 March 2018.

2. For component 2, partnership with CAREC Institute and CWRD for the national and regional workshops has been initiated. Participants from respective national implementing agencies statistics office will be invited and external experts as resource persons will be engaged. The planned inception workshop will be held in Almaty, Kazakhstan in June 2018. We have already received concurrence of participation of 5 countries from the Ministry of Finance, namely: Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Pakistan, and Tajikistan and awaiting approval/concurrence from Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan.

Geographical Location Regional
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 The TA will be implemented from September 2017 to March 2021 and finance 157 person-months of consulting services: eight months international, 149 months national, and one person-month of Resource Person inputs.
Procurement The consultants will be selected and engaged by ADB in accordance with the Guidelines on the Use of Consultants (2013, as amended from time to time) and lump sum payments and output-based contracts will be considered for consulting services. Procurement of equipment, computer hardware and software will follow ADB's Procurement Guidelines (2015, as amended from time to time). Equipment purchased will comply with ADB guidelines on accountability of assets purchased under technical assistance, and disposal will follow the procedures as per relevant project administration instructions. A certificate of turnover or disposal will be submitted at the end of the TA implementation.
Responsible ADB Officer Arturo Jr. Martinez
Responsible ADB Department EROD
Responsible ADB Division EROD-SDI
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines
Timetable
Concept Clearance 01 Jun 2017
Fact Finding 17 May 2017 to 01 Jun 2017
MRM -
Approval 17 Aug 2017
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 31 Mar 2018

TA 9356-REG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
17 Aug 2017 - 17 Aug 2017 31 Mar 2021 - -
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 17 Aug 2017 547,468.15

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Title Document Type Document Date
Data for Development: Technical Assistance Report Technical Assistance Reports Aug 2017

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Tenders

Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
Statistics/Economics Individual - Consulting Closed 31 May 2019 06 Jun 2019
Research Assistant Individual - Consulting Closed 31 May 2019 06 Jun 2019
Statistician/Economist Individual - Consulting Closed 08 Jan 2019 14 Jan 2019
Research Analyst Individual - Consulting Closed 08 Jan 2019 14 Jan 2019
Statistics/Project Coordination Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 14 Nov 2018 20 Nov 2018
Statistics/Project Coordination Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 14 Nov 2018 20 Nov 2018
Research Analyst Individual - Consulting Closed 06 Nov 2018 12 Nov 2018
Research Analyst Individual - Consulting Closed 17 Oct 2018 16 Nov 2018
International Consultant for Big Data Analysis and Poverty Mapping Individual - Consulting Closed 12 Sep 2018 02 Oct 2018
International Consultant for Small Area Estimation and Population Mapping Individual - Consulting Closed 12 Sep 2018 02 Oct 2018
International Consultant for Big Data Individual - Consulting Closed 09 Mar 2018 29 Mar 2018
International Consultant for Small Area Estimation Individual - Consulting Closed 09 Mar 2018 29 Mar 2018
Research Analyst Individual - Consulting Closed 23 Nov 2017 12 Dec 2017
Statistics/Project Coordination Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 09 Oct 2017 15 Oct 2017
Research Analyst Individual - Consulting Closed 03 Oct 2017 23 Oct 2017

Contracts Awarded

No contracts awarded for this project were found

Procurement Plan

None currently available.