China, People's Republic of : Enhancing the Sustainable Cooperation of Yunnan and Guizhou with the Greater Mekong Subregion

Sovereign Project | 54086-001

Project Details

  • Project Officer
    Wu, Aihua
    East Asia Department
    Request for information
  • Country/Economy
    China, People's Republic of
  • Sector
    • Industry and trade
Project Name Enhancing the Sustainable Cooperation of Yunnan and Guizhou with the Greater Mekong Subregion
Project Number 54086-001
Country / Economy China, People's Republic of
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 6660-PRC: Enhancing the Sustainable Cooperation of Yunnan and Guizhou with the Greater Mekong Subregion
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 500,000.00
Regional Cooperation and Integration Fund US$ 450,000.00
Operational Priorities OP3: Tackling climate change, building climate and disaster resilience, and enhancing environmental sustainability
OP7: Fostering regional cooperation and integration
Sector / Subsector

Industry and trade / Trade and services

Gender No gender elements
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact

Sustainable cooperation between the PRC's Yunnan and Guizhou provinces and the GMS countries enhanced (13th Five-Year Plan for National Economic and Social Development (20162020)

Project Outcome
Description of Outcome

Sustainable trade and investment facilitation and cross-border connectivity policies and initiatives enhanced

Progress Toward Outcome Polices notes and investment pipeline are under preparation.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

Road map on sustainable trade and investment cooperation with GMS for Yunnan prepared

Infrastructure and economic linkages between Guizhou and the GMS identified

Capacity, institutions, knowledge, and skills related to RPGs, ESG principles, and green finance in Yunnan and Guizhou provinces enhanced

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues) NAREE Consulting Firm and one TA Coordinator were engaged by September 2021. Inception report was completed and shared with EA in December 2022. The inception workshop was conducted in March 2022. NAREE consultants fielded site visit and consultation to Yunnan after the inception workshop. Site visit to Guizhou was conducted in August 2022. Output 1 and Output 2 under the TA were completed by 28 June 2023. The TA completion date was extended by one year from 30 June 2023 to 30 June 2024 to complete the activities of Output 3. The TA was transferred to PRCM effective 29 June 2023.
Geographical Location Guizhou, Yunnan
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design A consultation meeting/fact finding mission with the Yunnan and Guizhou counterparts was conducted.
During Project Implementation Close consultation and collaboration for the duration of the TA's implementation period is expected with the two provinces, both Yunnan Provincial Government and Guizhou Provincial Government.
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services ADB will engage a consulting firm following ADB's Procurement Policy (2017, as amended from time to time) and its associated procurement staff instructions. The quality- and cost-based selection method (90:10) will be used and will require a simplified technical proposal.
Responsible ADB Officer Wu, Aihua
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division PRC Resident Mission (PRCM)
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
Timetable
Concept Clearance 08 Sep 2020
Fact Finding 20 Jul 2020 to 22 Jul 2020
MRM -
Approval 08 Dec 2020
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 28 Sep 2023

TA 6660-PRC

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
08 Dec 2020 30 Dec 2020 30 Dec 2020 30 Jun 2023 30 Jun 2024 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
950,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 950,000.00 13 Nov 2023 594,513.58

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Tenders

Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
TA Coordinator for Guizhou Individual - Consulting Closed
TA Coordinator for Yunnan Individual - Consulting Closed
International Knowledge Sharing and Capacity Development Expert Individual - Consulting Closed
Enhancing the Sustainable Cooperation of Yunnan and Guizhou with the GMS- Policy Research and Capacity Development Firm to Promote Sustainable Trade and Investment Firm - Consulting Closed
Enhancing the Sustainable Cooperation of Yunnan and Guizhou with the Greater Mekong Subregion - Technical Assistance Coordinator and Program Manager Individual - Consulting Closed

Contracts Awarded

Contract Title Approval Number Contract Date Contractor | Address Executing Agency Total Contract Amount (US$) Contract Amount Financed by ADB (US$)
CDTA Technical Assistance 6660 25 Aug 2021 NAREE International Limited | Room A, 29/F, United Centre, 95 Queensway, Admiralty Hongkong, Hong Kong, China Asian Development Bank 427,400.00

Procurement Plan

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