The knowledge and support technical assistance (TA) will support selected developing member countries (DMCs) of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) in (i) elaborating, evaluating, and promoting innovative ways to scale up climate change adaptation interventions through agroecological landscape restoration; and (ii) strengthening the capacity of communities to restore and manage their climate-resilient landscapes for food and nutrition security.
|Project Name||Investing in Climate Change Adaptation through Agroecological Landscape Restoration: A Nature-Based Solution for Climate Resilience|
|Project Type / Modality of Assistance||Technical Assistance
|Source of Funding / Amount||
|Strategic Agendas||Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
|Drivers of Change||Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
|Sector / Subsector||
Agriculture, natural resources and rural development / Land-based natural resources management
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming||Some gender elements|
|Description||The knowledge and support technical assistance (TA) will support selected developing member countries (DMCs) of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) in (i) elaborating, evaluating, and promoting innovative ways to scale up climate change adaptation interventions through agroecological landscape restoration; and (ii) strengthening the capacity of communities to restore and manage their climate-resilient landscapes for food and nutrition security.|
|Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy||The TA is aligned with the priorities of ADB's Strategy 2030 and will support the implementation of ADB's Climate Change Operational Framework, 2017-2030, which identifies increased climate resilience of agriculture and natural resources sectors as one of the priorities. The TA is also included in the 2020 Management-approved results-based work plan of Sustainable Development and Climate Change Department (SDCC).|
|Impact||Climate and disaster resilience built (Strategy 2030 Operational Plan for Priority 3)|
|Description of Outcome||DMCs' capacity to scale up climate change adaptation strengthened|
|Progress Toward Outcome|
|Description of Project Outputs||
Agroecological landscape restoration interventions promoted
Climate-resilient agricultural livelihoods in climate-vulnerable communities promoted
Knowledge on climate-resilient agroecological landscape restoration projects increased
|Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)|
|Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects|
|Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation|
|During Project Design|
|During Project Implementation|
ADB will engage the consultants following the ADB Procurement Policy and its associated project administration instructions and/or staff instructions. ADB will recruit international and national consulting firms using fixed-budget selection to provide 34 person-months of international inputs and 111 person-months of national inputs. The TA-financed consultants will procure any works and goods for demonstration activities under the guidance of SDCC, in accordance with the ADB Procurement Policy.
The TA will also require 13 person-months of national consulting services using individual consultant selection. During TA implementation, additional expertise may be required on, among others, climate change policy, climate finance, agroforestry and livestock for estimated inputs of 4 person-months of international and 4 person-months of national consultants to be financed from the TA contingency budget.
To be procured by consultants:
Request for quotation-Bangladesh demonstration
Request for quotation-Cambodia demonstration
Request for quotation-Philippines demonstration
|Responsible ADB Officer||Fukushima, Yosuke|
|Responsible ADB Department||Sustainable Development and Climate Change Department|
|Responsible ADB Division||SDCD|
Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines
|Concept Clearance||26 Feb 2020|
|Approval||14 Jul 2020|
|Last Review Mission||-|
|Last PDS Update||16 Jul 2020|
|Approval||Signing Date||Effectivity Date||Closing|
|14 Jul 2020||-||14 Jul 2020||30 Jun 2023||-||-|
|Financing Plan/TA Utilization||Cumulative Disbursements|
|0.00||2,000,000.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||2,000,000.00||14 Jul 2020||98,927.00|
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|Title||Document Type||Document Date|
|Investing in Climate Change Adaptation through Agroecological Landscape Restoration - A Nature-Based Solution for Climate Resilience: Technical Assistance Report||Technical Assistance Reports||Jul 2020|
|Investing in Climate Change Adaptation Through Agroecological Landscape Restoration: Technical Assistance Concept Paper||Concept Papers||Feb 2020|
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|Tender Title||Type||Status||Posting Date||Deadline|
|Investing in Climate Change Adaptation through Agroecological Landscape Restoration: A Nature-Based Solution for Climate Resilience||Individual - Consulting||Closed||20 Jan 2021||02 Feb 2021|
|Climate Change Risk and Adaptation/Restoration Option Assessment in Bangladesh||Firm - Consulting||Closed||03 Jul 2020||24 Jul 2020|
|Climate Change Risk and Adaptation/Restoration Option Assessment in Cambodia, Myanmar, and Philippines||Firm - Consulting||Closed||03 Jul 2020||23 Jul 2020|
|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 6539||04 Jan 2021||ICEM ASIA CONSULTING PTE. LTD (SINGAPORE) in association with WORLD AGROFORESTRY CENTRE/INTL. CTR. FOR RES. IN AGRO (INDONESIA)||60 PAYA LEBAR ROAD # 11-01 PAYA LEBAR SQ 101 Cecil Street # 11-04 Tong Eng Buildin Singapore||Asian Development Bank||1,294,515.00||—|
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