This knowledge and support technical assistance (TA) will make funds available to strengthen the capacity of current and potential private sector companies in transitional, fragile and conflict-affected situations (FCAS) and Small Island Developing States (SIDS) in the Asian Development Bank's (ADB) developing member countries. Where possible, the TA will seek to strengthen climate change and gender impacts in private sector investment.
|Project Name||Developing and Implementing Private Sector Projects in Fragile and Conflict-Affected Situations and Small Island Developing States|
Micronesia, Federated States of
Papua New Guinea
|Location||Afghanistan - Nation-wide; Cook Islands - Nation-wide; Fiji - Nation-wide; Kiribati - Nation-wide; Maldives - Nation-wide; Marshall Islands - Nation-wide; Micronesia, Federated States of - Nation-wide; Myanmar - Nation-wide; Nauru - Nation-wide; Papua New Guinea - Nation-wide; Samoa - Nation-wide; Solomon Islands - Nation-wide; Timor-Leste - Nation-wide; Tonga - Nation-wide; Tuvalu - Nation-wide; Vanuatu - Nation-wide|
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Strategic Agendas||Inclusive economic growth
|Drivers of Change||Governance and capacity development
Private sector development
|Sector / Subsector||
Agriculture, natural resources and rural development / Agricultural production - Agro-industry, marketing, and trade - Livestock - Rural market infrastructure
Energy / Electricity transmission and distribution - Energy utility services - Renewable energy generation - biomass and waste - Renewable energy generation - geothermal - Renewable energy generation - solar - Renewable energy generation - wind
Finance / Banking systems and nonbank financial institutions - Housing finance - Infrastructure finance and investment funds - Small and medium enterprise finance and leasing
Industry and trade / Industry and trade sector development - Small and medium enterprise development - Trade and services
Water and other urban infrastructure and services / Other urban services - Urban housing - Urban solid waste management
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming||Effective gender mainstreaming|
|Responsible ADB Department||Private Sector Operations Department|
|Responsible ADB Division||PSTS|
|Responsible ADB Officer||Abel, Genevieve|
|Objectives and Scope||This knowledge and support technical assistance (TA) will make funds available to strengthen the capacity of current and potential private sector companies in transitional, fragile and conflict-affected situations (FCAS) and Small Island Developing States (SIDS) in the Asian Development Bank's (ADB) developing member countries. Where possible, the TA will seek to strengthen climate change and gender impacts in private sector investment.|
|Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy|
|Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects|
|Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation|
|Consulting Services||Consulting services are currently being sought for a strategy review of a Developing Member Country through ADB's Office of Anticorruption and Integrity's investigator recruitment. Due to the sensitivity of this activity, this opportunity is not being publicly posted.|
|Timetable for assistance design, processing and implementation|
|Credit Committee Meeting||-|
|Last PDS Update||21 Aug 2020|
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|Title||Document Type||Document Date|
|Developing and Implementing Private Sector Projects in Fragile and Conflict-Affected Situations and Small Island Developing States: Technical Assistance Report||Technical Assistance Reports||Dec 2019|
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