Tonga : Economic Recovery Support Program

Sovereign Project | 55016-001

Project Details

  • Project Officer
    Narain, Ashish
    Pacific Department
    Request for information
  • Country/Economy
  • Sector
    • Public sector management
Project Name Economic Recovery Support Program
Project Number 55016-001
Country / Economy Tonga
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Grant
Source of Funding / Amount
Grant 0807-TON: Economic Recovery Support Program
Asian Development Fund US$ 5.00 million
Grant: Economic Recovery Support Program
New Zealand Grant US$ 7.60 million
Government of Australia US$ 10.80 million
World Bank US$ 5.00 million
Operational Priorities OP2: Accelerating progress in gender equality
OP6: Strengthening governance and institutional capacity
Sector / Subsector

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

Gender Some gender elements
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

A more progressive Tonga supporting a higher quality of life for all (Tonga Strategic Development Framework, 20152025) a

Project Outcome
Description of Outcome

Inclusive private sector-led economic growth in Tonga accelerated.

Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs


Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Nation-wide
Safeguard Categories
Environment C
Involuntary Resettlement C
Indigenous Peoples C
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 Narain, Ashish
Responsible ADB Department Pacific Department
Responsible ADB Division Social Sectors and Public Sector Management Division
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance
Concept Clearance 05 Aug 2021
Fact Finding 19 Jul 2021 to 22 Jul 2021
MRM 03 Sep 2021
Approval 05 Nov 2021
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 05 Nov 2021

Grant 0807-TON

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
05 Nov 2021 17 Nov 2021 18 Nov 2021 31 Dec 2021 - 20 Jan 2022
Financing Plan Grant Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 5.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 5.00 17 Jun 2022 0.00 0.00 0%
Counterpart 0.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 17 Jun 2022 5.00 0.00 100%

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