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Regional: Strengthening Social Protection in the Pacific

Sovereign (Public) Project | 53371-001 Status: Proposed

Project Details

Project Officer
Carandang, Ninebeth S. Pacific Department Request for information
Country
  • Regional
Sector
  • Public sector management
 
Project Name Strengthening Social Protection in the Pacific
Project Number 53371-001
Country Regional
Cook Islands
Fiji
Micronesia, Federated States of
Kiribati
Nauru
Niue
Palau
Papua New Guinea
Marshall Islands
Samoa
Solomon Islands
Tonga
Tuvalu
Vanuatu
Project Status Proposed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA: Strengthening Social Protection in the Pacific
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 500,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Partnerships
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Public sector management / Social protection initiatives

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Impact(s) the TA is aligned with enhanced government capacity and leadership in social protection development in selected Pacific developing member countries.
Outcome Social protection systems and programs strengthened in selected Pacific DMCs.
Outputs

Gender responsive social protection policies and investments identified and prioritized.

Capacity in building social protection systems and delivery of social protection services for vulnerable groups

improved.

Knowledge production and partnerships on social protection strengthened.

Geographical Location Cook Islands - Nation-wide; Fiji - Nation-wide; Kiribati - Nation-wide; Marshall Islands - Nation-wide; Micronesia, Federated States of - Nation-wide; Nauru - Nation-wide; Niue - Nation-wide; Palau - Nation-wide; Papua New Guinea - Nation-wide; Samoa - Nation-wide; Solomon Islands - Nation-wide; Tonga - Nation-wide; Tuvalu - Nation-wide; Vanuatu - 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 the consultants following the ADB Procurement Policy (2017, as amended from time to time) and its associated project administration instructions and/or staff instructions. Concurrence will be sought from participating governments in the shortlisting of consultants. The TA will finance up to 43 person-months of international consulting services and 14.5 of national consulting services. Either individual or consulting firm selections will be used in accordance with the ADB Procurement Policy (2017, as amended from time to time) and its associated staff instructions. The TA requires highly qualified international and national experts in the field of social protection and regulatory framework, social protection investment planning and financing and aged care, among others. The consultants' terms of reference are in Appendix 3. Proceeds of the TA will be disbursed in accordance with the ADB Technical Assistance Disbursement Handbook (2010, as amended from time to time).
Responsible ADB Officer Carandang, Ninebeth S.
Responsible ADB Department Pacific Department
Responsible ADB Division PASP
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines
Timetable
Concept Clearance 13 Nov 2019
Fact Finding -
MRM -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 24 Feb 2020

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Tenders

Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
Consulting Firm for Aged Care Assessment in the Pacific Firm - Consulting Active 07 Feb 2020 28 Feb 2020

Contracts Awarded

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