Philippines: Local Governance Reform Project

Sovereign Project | 52173-002

Project Name Local Governance Reform Project
Project Number 52173-002
Country Philippines
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan 3944-PHI: Local Governance Reform Project
Ordinary capital resources US$ 26.53 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Partnerships
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Public sector management / Decentralization

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Efficient, effective, and equitable public service delivery enhanced
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Service delivery ability and local governance performance of LGUs improved
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

Institutional development and policy support for property valuation strengthened

Property tax valuation database and information systems implemented

Real property taxation of selected LGUs enhanced

Local assessors professionalized and capacity of LGUs strengthened

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues) The loan was approved on 26 June 2020 and loan agreement signed on 1 July 2020. The loan was declared effective on 3 August 2020. The EA has initiated the recruitment of the consulting firm who will be managing the project management unit. The firm is expected to be mobilized in Q1 2021. Opening of the project's advance bank account and the establishment of the interagency governing board is ongoing.
Geographical Location Nation-wide
Safeguard Categories
Environment C
Involuntary Resettlement C
Indigenous Peoples C
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Responsible ADB Officer Chongvilaivan, Aekapol
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Bureau of Local Government Finance
Angelina M. Magsino
[email protected]
8th Floor, EDPC Building
Banko Sentral ng Pilipinas Complex
Manila
Timetable
Concept Clearance 12 Nov 2018
Fact Finding -
MRM 14 Nov 2019
Approval 26 Jun 2020
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 22 Sep 2020

Loan 3944-PHI

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
26 Jun 2020 01 Jul 2020 03 Aug 2020 31 Dec 2024 - -
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 31.49 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 26.53 29 Sep 2021 0.00 0.00 0%
Counterpart 4.96 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 29 Sep 2021 0.76 0.00 3%

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Title Document Type Document Date
Local Governance Reform Project: Procurement Plan Procurement Plans May 2021
Loan Agreement (Ordinary Operations) for Loan 3944-PHI: Local Governance Reform Project Loan Agreement (Ordinary Resources) Jul 2020
Local Governance Reform Project: Project Administration Manual Project/Program Administration Manual May 2020
Local Governance Reform Project: Report and Recommendation of the President Reports and Recommendations of the President May 2020

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

None currently available.


Related Publications

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Tenders

Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
Project Statistician Individual - Consulting Active 10 Oct 2021 24 Oct 2021
Property Valuation Associate Individual - Consulting Active 10 Oct 2021 24 Oct 2021
Project Development Associate Individual - Consulting Active 10 Oct 2021 24 Oct 2021
Project Legal Officer Individual - Consulting Active 10 Oct 2021 24 Oct 2021
Project Development Associate Individual - Consulting Active 10 Oct 2021 24 Oct 2021
Property Valuation Assistant Individual - Consulting Active 10 Oct 2021 24 Oct 2021
Project Statistician Individual - Consulting Active 10 Oct 2021 24 Oct 2021
National Training Firm Firm - Consulting Active 09 Oct 2021 07 Nov 2021
Project Development Officer Individual - Consulting Active 09 Oct 2021 23 Oct 2021
Project Development Associate Individual - Consulting Closed 06 Jun 2021 12 Jun 2021
Project Development Associate Individual - Consulting Closed 06 Jun 2021 12 Jun 2021
Project Statistician Individual - Consulting Closed 05 Jun 2021 11 Jun 2021
Property Valuation Associate Individual - Consulting Closed 05 Jun 2021 11 Jun 2021
Project Legal Officer Individual - Consulting Closed 05 Jun 2021 11 Jun 2021
Project Development Officer Individual - Consulting Closed 05 Jun 2021 11 Jun 2021
Property Valuation Assistant Individual - Consulting Closed 05 Jun 2021 11 Jun 2021
Project Statistician Individual - Consulting Closed 05 Jun 2021 11 Jun 2021
Project Management Unit Local Governance Reform Project Firm - Consulting Closed 27 Oct 2020 10 Nov 2020

Contracts Awarded

No contracts awarded for this project were found


Procurement Plan

Title Document Type Document Date
Local Governance Reform Project: Procurement Plan Procurement Plans May 2021