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Regional: Strengthening the Capacity for Environmental and Climate Change Laws in Asia and the Pacific

Sovereign (Public) Project | 51310-001 Status: Active

The proposed knowledge and support technical assistance (TA) will strengthen the capacity and networks of university-level educators and institutions to improve the teaching and application of environment and climate change laws in ADB's developing member countries (DMCs), leading to more effective implementation, compliance and enforcement of national laws and better implementation of international commitments such as the Paris Agreement and Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The TA will: (i) improve the quality of teaching of environmental laws and emerging climate change laws through train-the-trainers (TTT) programs; (ii) expand national, subregional and regional networks; and (iii) enhance knowledge platform to increase national and regional expertise.

Project Details

Project Officer
Christina Pak Office of the General Counsel Request for information
Country
  • Regional
Sector
  • Public sector management
 
Project Name Strengthening the Capacity for Environmental and Climate Change Laws in Asia and the Pacific
Project Number 51310-001
Country Regional
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 9491-REG: Strengthening the Capacity for Environment and Climate Change Laws in Asia and the Pacific
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 500,000.00
TA 9491-REG: Strengthening the Capacity for Environmental and Climate Change Laws in Asia and the Pacific (Supplementary)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 250,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Sector / Subsector

Public sector management / Law and judiciary

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Description The proposed knowledge and support technical assistance (TA) will strengthen the capacity and networks of university-level educators and institutions to improve the teaching and application of environment and climate change laws in ADB's developing member countries (DMCs), leading to more effective implementation, compliance and enforcement of national laws and better implementation of international commitments such as the Paris Agreement and Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The TA will: (i) improve the quality of teaching of environmental laws and emerging climate change laws through train-the-trainers (TTT) programs; (ii) expand national, subregional and regional networks; and (iii) enhance knowledge platform to increase national and regional expertise.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Environmental governance capabilities of DMCs improved through strengthened capacity in environment and climate change laws
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Strengthened capacity of the teaching and application of environment and climate change laws towards more effective implementation, compliance and enforcement in ADB's DMCs
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

1. Quality of teaching of environment and climate change laws improved

2. National, sub-regional and regional networks expanded

3. Knowledge platform to increase national and regional expertise expanded

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
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 To be determined and updated at the approval of the TA.
Procurement No procurement is anticipated under the TA.
Responsible ADB Officer Christina Pak
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 10 Nov 2017
Fact Finding -
MRM -
Approval 22 Dec 2017
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 20 Feb 2018

TA 9491-REG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
22 Dec 2017 - 22 Dec 2017 28 Feb 2021 - -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
750,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 750,000.00 22 Dec 2017 362,442.19

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Tenders

Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
Legal Training Specialist (TTT Resource Person) Individual - Consulting Closed 25 Jul 2019 31 Jul 2019
E-Learning Course Development Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 28 Feb 2019 05 Mar 2019
Knowledge Management & Communications Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 20 Mar 2018 26 Mar 2018
Web & Multimedia IT Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 20 Mar 2018 26 Mar 2018
Senior Project Coordinator Individual - Consulting Closed 20 Mar 2018 26 Mar 2018

Contracts Awarded

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Procurement Plan

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