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Philippines: Strengthening the Transition of Vulnerable Communities Affected by the Malolos-Clark Railway Project

Sovereign (Public) Project | 52083-007 Status: Active
 
Project Name Strengthening the Transition of Vulnerable Communities Affected by the Malolos-Clark Railway Project
Project Number 52083-007
Country Philippines
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 9913-PHI: Strengthening the Transition of Vulnerable Communities Affected by the Malolos-Clark Railway Project
Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction US$ 2.00 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Partnerships
Sector / Subsector

Transport / Rail transport (non-urban)

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Angeles City, Apalit, Clark Special Economic Zone, Mabalacat, Malolos, Minalin, San Fernando
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design Consultations with project affected persons (PAPs) have been conducted during the preparation of the Resettlement Action Plan (RAP) and the preparation of the Livelihood Restoration and Improvement Program (LRIP) for the Malolos-Clark Railway Project.
During Project Implementation

Output 1. The TA will provide one-on-one mentors to deliver weekly home visits to the TA participant households and conduct monthly group sessions for sharing ideas, experiences and lessons learned among mentors and participants.

Output 2. The TA will adapt the Graduation Approach's monitoring system to the project's context and develop an online monitoring system. Surveys and other modes of data collection will ensure that gender-based causes of vulnerability and barriers to sustainable livelihoods are identified, recorded, and analyzed.

Output 3. The TA will produce a series of knowledge products to present the lessons learned and best practices. These will include: (i) visual training tools for government and mentors to implement the Graduation Approach in urban resettlement; (ii) communication and advocacy materials; and (iii) reports on the Graduation Approach and the testing of the approach in the context of urban resettlement.

Business Opportunities
Consulting Services Recruitment of a consulting firm was completed on 1 Oct 2020 when the contract between ADB and the consulting firm was signed. Consulting firm to commence services in November 2020
Responsible ADB Officer Suga, Michiko
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Transport and Communications Division, SERD
Timetable
Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
MRM -
Approval 18 Dec 2019
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 20 Oct 2020

TA 9913-PHI

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
18 Dec 2019 20 May 2020 20 May 2020 30 Nov 2021 30 Nov 2022 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
0.00 2,000,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 2,000,000.00 18 Dec 2019 112,700.00

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Tenders

Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
Independent Evaluation Expert Individual - Consulting Closed 28 Nov 2020 04 Dec 2020
NonGovernment Organization/Consulting Entity Firm - Consulting Closed 25 Feb 2020 31 Mar 2020

Contracts Awarded

Contract Title Approval Number Contract Date Contractor Contractor Address Executing Agency Contract Description Total Contract Amount (US$) Contract Amount Financed by ADB (US$)
Capacity Development Technical Assistance 9913 01 Oct 2020 NIRAS Asia Manila Inc.(PHILIPPINES) in association with NIRAS A/S() 20th Floor, Wynsum Corporate Plaza, Emer Ortigas Center, Pasig City, Phils. Department of Transportation 1,792,069.00

Procurement Plan

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