51325-001: Advancing Inclusive and Resilient Urban Development Targeted at the Urban Poor | Asian Development Bank

Regional: Advancing Inclusive and Resilient Urban Development Targeted at the Urban Poor

Sovereign (Public) Project | 51325-001 Status: Active

The proposed knowledge and support technical assistance (TA) will support selected developing member countries (DMCs) of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) Bangladesh, Indonesia, and the Philippines to strengthen its capacity to design and implement investment projects that strengthen resilience of the urban poor, thereby advancing inclusive urban development. The resilience-building measures will include a combination of interventions targeted at household, community, and local government level. The support to DMCs will include (i) country studies to identify investment opportunities for strengthening resilience of the urban poor; (ii) improve skills for using climate change and disaster risk information for developing resilience-building investments targeted at the urban poor; and (iii) supporting project preparatory report with an explicit focus on strengthening resilience of urban poor.

Project Details

Project Officer
Sinha Roy, Arghya SDTC Request for information
Country
  • Regional
Sector
  • Water and other urban infrastructure and services
 
Project Name Advancing Inclusive and Resilient Urban Development Targeted at the Urban Poor
Project Number 51325-001
Country Regional
Bangladesh
Indonesia
Philippines
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 9513-REG: Advancing Inclusive and Resilient Urban Development Targeted at the Urban Poor
Urban Climate Change Resilience Trust Fund under the Urban Financing Partnership Facility US$ 5.00 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Partnerships
Sector / Subsector

Public sector management / Social protection initiatives

Water and other urban infrastructure and services / Urban policy, institutional and capacity development - Urban slum development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
Description The proposed knowledge and support technical assistance (TA) will support selected developing member countries (DMCs) of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) Bangladesh, Indonesia, and the Philippines to strengthen its capacity to design and implement investment projects that strengthen resilience of the urban poor, thereby advancing inclusive urban development. The resilience-building measures will include a combination of interventions targeted at household, community, and local government level. The support to DMCs will include (i) country studies to identify investment opportunities for strengthening resilience of the urban poor; (ii) improve skills for using climate change and disaster risk information for developing resilience-building investments targeted at the urban poor; and (iii) supporting project preparatory report with an explicit focus on strengthening resilience of urban poor.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Resilience of cities enhanced (Sustainable Development Goal 11)
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Developing member country (DMC) capacity for resilience-building investments targeted at the urban poor improved
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

Country studies to identify opportunities for strengthening the resilience of the urban poor completed

Skills for using climate change and disaster risk information for designing pro-poor resilience-building investments improved

Preparatory work for investment projects with an explicit focus on strengthening the resilience of urban poor supported

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Bangladesh - Nation-wide; Indonesia - Nation-wide; Philippines - Nation-wide
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 require international and national consulting services. For output 1, it is proposed to engage a highly specialized firm with expertise in urban poverty reduction, social protection, and climate and disaster resilience through consultant's qualifications selection and utilize advanced contracting procedures. For output 2, individual resilience experts will be engaged to support the DMCs as per the need. For output 3, two international consulting firms will be engaged. One national consultant will be engaged on an individual basis to coordinate the TA outputs. All consultants shall be engaged following the ADB's Procurement Policy (2017, as amended from time to time) and the associated Project Administration Instructions/TA Staff Instructions.
Responsible ADB Officer Sinha Roy, Arghya
Responsible ADB Department SDTC
Responsible ADB Division SDCD
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines
Timetable
Concept Clearance 05 Dec 2017
Fact Finding -
MRM -
Approval 06 Apr 2018
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 10 Apr 2018

TA 9513-REG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
06 Apr 2018 - 06 Apr 2018 31 Dec 2021 - -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
0.00 5,000,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 5,000,000.00 06 Apr 2018 15,597.00

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Tenders

Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
TA Coordinator Individual - Consulting Closed 06 Jun 2018 15 Jun 2018
Output 1: Country Studies Firm - Consulting Closed 07 Dec 2017 25 Jan 2018

Contracts Awarded

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Procurement Plan

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