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Lao People's Democratic Republic: Strengthening Public Debt Management and Promoting Debt Transparency

Sovereign (Public) Project | 55068-001 Status: Proposed

The proposed technical assistance (TA) supports the Government of the Lao People's Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) through the Ministry of Finance (MOF) to strengthen public debt management and promote debt transparency.

Project Details

Project Officer
Chongvilaivan, Aekapol Southeast Asia Department Request for information
Country
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
Sector
  • Public sector management
 
Project Name Strengthening Public Debt Management and Promoting Debt Transparency
Project Number 55068-001
Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Status Proposed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA: Strengthening Public Debt Management and Promoting Debt Transparency
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 1.50 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Public sector management / Public expenditure and fiscal management

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description The proposed technical assistance (TA) supports the Government of the Lao People's Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) through the Ministry of Finance (MOF) to strengthen public debt management and promote debt transparency.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Sustainable financing of public services to meet the goals of the National Socio-Economic Development Plan, 2021 2025 achieved
Outcome Public debt management capacity and transparency enhanced
Outputs

Implementation of the Public Debt Management Law supported

Governance and transparency of public debt improved

External debt and contingent liability monitoring, reporting, and management system established

Public debt management capacity developed

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
Responsible ADB Officer Chongvilaivan, Aekapol
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance
That Luang Road
P.O. Box 46, Vientiane, 23 Singha Road
Lao People's Democratic Republic of
Timetable
Concept Clearance 31 Mar 2021
Fact Finding 26 Apr 2021 to 29 Apr 2021
MRM -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 03 May 2021

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