Regional: Tourism Sector Assessment for the North Pacific

Sovereign Project | 54327-001

Project Details

  • Project Officer
    Curry, Paul
    Pacific Department
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  • Country/Economy
  • Sector
    • Industry and trade
Project Name Tourism Sector Assessment for the North Pacific
Project Number 54327-001
Country / Economy Regional
Micronesia, Federated States of
Marshall Islands
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 6690-REG: Tourism Sector Assessment for the North Pacific
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 225,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Knowledge solutions
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Industry and trade / Trade and services

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Tourism investments in the North Pacific Developing Member Countries increased
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome

Increased awareness of the governments of FSM, Palau, and RMI of the potential opportunities and

challenges in building the tourism sector in their respective countries.

Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

North Pacific Tourism Investment Opportunities Assessment completed

Roundtable presentations and discussions to ADB and relevant stakeholders in the North Pacific DMCs conducted

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Marshall Islands - Nation-wide; Micronesia, Federated States of - Nation-wide; Palau - 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
Responsible ADB Officer Curry, Paul
Responsible ADB Department Pacific Department
Responsible ADB Division Office of the Director General, PARD
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines
Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding 30 Jun 2020 to 30 Jun 2020
Approval 16 Dec 2020
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 18 Dec 2020

TA 6690-REG

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
16 Dec 2020 - 16 Dec 2020 31 Aug 2022 - -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
225,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 225,000.00 17 Jun 2022 50,078.33

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Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
Tourism Sector Assessment for the North Pacific Firm - Consulting Closed 12 Feb 2021 12 Mar 2021

Contracts Awarded

Contract Title Approval Number Contract Date Contractor | Address Executing Agency Total Contract Amount (US$) Contract Amount Financed by ADB (US$)
Capacity Development Technical Assistance 6690 24 Jun 2021 AHS Advisory Pty Limited in association with Horwath HTL | 3 Spring Street, Sydney CBD Sydney Australia 2000 Asian Development Bank 224,241.00

Procurement Plan

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