Pakistan: Support to Public Debt Management in Pakistan

Sovereign Project | 54442-002

The TA will have the following outcome: debt sustainability and transparency in Pakistan improved. ADB will build on its longstanding policy dialogue with the Government of Pakistan on debt management to ensure that the proposed TA subproject will promote increased sustainability and transparency in Pakistan's borrowing practices. In order to support this overarching objective, the TA rests on three interrelated outputs: (i) implementation of the Sustainable Development Finance Policy (SDFP); (ii) fiscal risk management practices strengthened; and (iii) public debt recording, management and reporting strengthened.

Project Name Support to Public Debt Management in Pakistan
Project Number 54442-002
Country / Economy Pakistan
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 6939-PAK: Supporting Debt Management and Transparency
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 900,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Partnerships
Sector / Subsector

Public sector management / Economic affairs management - Public administration - Public expenditure and fiscal management

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Description The TA will have the following outcome: debt sustainability and transparency in Pakistan improved. ADB will build on its longstanding policy dialogue with the Government of Pakistan on debt management to ensure that the proposed TA subproject will promote increased sustainability and transparency in Pakistan's borrowing practices. In order to support this overarching objective, the TA rests on three interrelated outputs: (i) implementation of the Sustainable Development Finance Policy (SDFP); (ii) fiscal risk management practices strengthened; and (iii) public debt recording, management and reporting strengthened.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Macroeconomic management strengthened, and more sustained and inclusive growth supported.
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Debt sustainability and transparency improved.
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

Policy actions agreed under the SDFP implemented.

Fiscal risk management strengthened.

Public debt recording, management and reporting strengthened

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location 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 and resource persons following the ADB Procurement Policy (2017, as amended from time to time) and its associated procurement staff instructions. The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development will be engaged for Output 3 on a single source basis under an agreement for delivery of outputs.
Responsible ADB Officer Masood, Sana
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance
Q-Block, Finance Division,
Pak Secretariat, Red Zone, Islamabad,
Pakistan
Timetable
Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding 10 Nov 2021 to 10 Nov 2021
MRM -
Approval 05 Aug 2022
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 12 Aug 2022

TA 6939-PAK

Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
900,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 900,000.00 - 0.00

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Tenders

Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
Fiscal Risk Management Specialist/Team Leader Individual - Consulting Active 22 Sep 2022 28 Sep 2022
Fiscal Risk Management - PPP (International) Individual - Consulting Active 22 Sep 2022 28 Sep 2022
Fiscal Risk Management - SOE (International) Individual - Consulting Active 22 Sep 2022 28 Sep 2022
Fiscal Risk Management - Climate Change and Natural Disasters (International) Individual - Consulting Active 22 Sep 2022 28 Sep 2022
Fiscal Risk Management Specialist - SOE (National) Individual - Consulting Active 22 Sep 2022 28 Sep 2022
Fiscal Risk Management Specialist - Climate Change and Natural Disasters (National) Individual - Consulting Active 22 Sep 2022 28 Sep 2022
Legal Expert (National) Individual - Consulting Active 22 Sep 2022 28 Sep 2022
Fiscal Risk Management Specialist - PPP (National) Individual - Consulting Active 22 Sep 2022 28 Sep 2022
Project Coordinator (National) Individual - Consulting Active 22 Sep 2022 28 Sep 2022

Contracts Awarded

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