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Regional: Supporting Implementation of BIMSTEC Initiatives

Sovereign (Public) Project | 53117-001 Status: Proposed

The TA will allow ADB to respond to BIMSTEC's requests for support for the conduct of analytical studies and organization of capacity building activities that can help forward RCI initiatives, and in turn achieve inclusive and sustainable development for its member countries.

Project Details

Project Officer
Dongxiang Li South Asia Department Request for information
Country
  • Regional
Sector
  • Transport
 
Project Name Supporting Implementation of BIMSTEC Initiatives
Project Number 53117-001
Country Regional
Bangladesh
Bhutan
India
Myanmar
Nepal
Sri Lanka
Thailand
Project Status Proposed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Partnerships
Sector / Subsector

Industry and trade / Industry and trade sector development

Public sector management / Public administration

Transport / Transport policies and institutional development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Description The TA will allow ADB to respond to BIMSTEC's requests for support for the conduct of analytical studies and organization of capacity building activities that can help forward RCI initiatives, and in turn achieve inclusive and sustainable development for its member countries.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy Poor connectivity among BIMSTEC members has slowed the progress of RCI in the region, thereby keeping trade costs high and the costs of transporting goods and services likewise elevated. It has also failed to harness the potential of tourism in the region.
Impact Regional cooperation and integration among member states of BIMSTEC strengthened
Outcome Policies for improving regional cooperation and integration in transport financing, trade, and tourism promotion enhanced
Outputs

Analytical studies on select thematic areas produced

Capacity development interventions for BIMSTEC Secretariat and the member states implemented

Geographical Location Bangladesh - Nation-wide; Bhutan - Nation-wide; India - Nation-wide; Myanmar - Nation-wide; Nepal - Nation-wide; Sri Lanka - Nation-wide; Thailand - 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 ADB will engage a number of individual consultants for the implementation of TA activities. ADB will engage the consultants following the ADB Procurement Policy (2017, as amended from time to time) and its associated project administration instructions and/or staff instructions.
Procurement Not applicable
Responsible ADB Officer Dongxiang Li
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Regional Cooperation and Operations Coordination Div, SARD
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
Dongxiang Li, Lead Regional Cooperation Specialist
[email protected]
6 ADB Avenue, Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines
Timetable
Concept Clearance 30 May 2019
Fact Finding -
MRM -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 31 May 2019

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