China, People's Republic of: Supporting the Fiscal Sustainability of Public Services and Social Security

Sovereign Project | 55037-001

The project is a combined research-policy advisory initiative, to be designed and implemented with the China Academy of Social Sciences. It focuses on possible ways to respond to the current unequitable provision of public services and social security transfers in the People's Republic of China, by addressing underlying structural fiscal imbalances in the country's intergovernmental arrangements.

Project Details

  • Project Officer
    Van Rijn, Johannes Jacobus Frederik
    East Asia Department
    Request for information
  • Country
    China, People's Republic of
  • Sector
    • Public sector management
Project Name Supporting the Fiscal Sustainability of Public Services and Social Security
Project Number 55037-001
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 6759-PRC: Supporting the Fiscal Sustainability of Public Services and Social Security
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 300,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Public sector management / Public expenditure and fiscal management

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Description The project is a combined research-policy advisory initiative, to be designed and implemented with the China Academy of Social Sciences. It focuses on possible ways to respond to the current unequitable provision of public services and social security transfers in the People's Republic of China, by addressing underlying structural fiscal imbalances in the country's intergovernmental arrangements.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Equitable provision of public services and social security support achieved
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Policies for modernizing the fiscal underpinning of public services and social security improved
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

Government's understanding of selected international experiences with the organization and financing of public service delivery and social security systems enhanced

Government's understanding of empirical relation between tax structure, intergovernmental fiscal framework, public financial management systems and processes and the delivery of services and social security enhanced

Policy advice on the reform of the PRC's tax structure, intergovernmental fiscal framework, public financial management practices finalized

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 The TA will engage consultants following ADB's Procurement Policy (2017, as amended from time to time) and its associated project administration instructions and/or staff instructions.
Procurement The TA will carry out procurement following ADB Procurement Policy (2017, as amended from time to time) and its associated project administration instructions and/or staff instructions.
Responsible ADB Officer Van Rijn, Johannes Jacobus Frederik
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Mgt, Financial Sector and Regional Coop Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
Chinese Academy for Social Sciences
2 Yuetanbeixiaojie St.,Beijing,People's Republic of China
Timetable
Concept Clearance 18 Jun 2021
Fact Finding 25 Jun 2021 to 25 Jun 2021
MRM -
Approval 16 Aug 2021
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 30 Sep 2021

TA 6759-PRC

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
16 Aug 2021 10 Sep 2021 10 Sep 2021 31 Dec 2024 - -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
300,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 300,000.00 15 Oct 2021 0.00

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