Mongolia: Supporting Inclusive and Sustainable Development

Sovereign Project | 55199-001

The purpose of this TA will be to support the delivery of Strategic Policy Priorities related to CPS, 2021-2024, including the delivery of the Country Knowledge Plan, One ADB priorities and fostering strategic country-level partnerships.

The TA will have several broad components, which will be confirmed and refined during TA processing.

Project Details

  • Project Officer
    Faber, Edward
    East Asia Department
    Request for information
  • Country/Economy
    Mongolia
  • Sector
    • Public sector management
Project Name Supporting Inclusive and Sustainable Development
Project Number 55199-001
Country / Economy Mongolia
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 6831-MON: Supporting Inclusive and Sustainable Development
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 1.25 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Partnerships
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Public sector management / Economic affairs management

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description

The purpose of this TA will be to support the delivery of Strategic Policy Priorities related to CPS, 2021-2024, including the delivery of the Country Knowledge Plan, One ADB priorities and fostering strategic country-level partnerships.

The TA will have several broad components, which will be confirmed and refined during TA processing.

Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact

Inclusive and sustainable policy formulation enhanced and effective implementation of the Government Action Plan, 2020-2024 accomplished

Project Outcome
Description of Outcome

Core policies supported under the TA adopted and implemented by government agencies.

Progress Toward Outcome i.organizing, coordinating and overseeing implementation of the development finance policy within the frame of the MOF operational strategy; ii.ensuring effective and efficient implementation of the ADB-funded projects, grants and programs in accordance with the loan and grant agreements; iii.developing, reviewing, and supervising implementation of relevant MOF financial regulations.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

Core policy issues addressed, and recommendations made.

Capacity development training opportunities for work level staff provided

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues) -No stand-alone capacity building training has been provided thus far. But the consultants provided on-job training to the new staff of the respective departments; -The project supported effective implementation of ODA policy and improvement of project implementation and management, both at MOF and the newly established MED; -The consultant at MOF drafted a methodology for prioritizing and selecting new projects to be implemented with ODA financing to help efficient use of the funds in a view of financial shortcomings-The consultants have supported a processing of the Countercyclical Support Facility, a $100 million emergency financing to support Mongolia during the exogenous shocks. The CSF was approved by the ADB Board on 25 August. The loan agreement was signed on 26 August 2022.
Geographical Location Nation-wide
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design The Government had proactively participated in the fact-finding and reconnaissance missions during the project processing. The stakeholders were extensively consulted during the project design and processing.
During Project Implementation - Regular updates with the Ministry of Finance (EA) on approval of the subprojects to be implemented under the TA; - Introduction of the implementation progress at the joint meeting with MOF and MED as part of the Inception mission; - Regular communications and consultations with relevant departments to support them to identify their needs and determine scope of works and tasks under the respective subprojects have been organized.
Responsible ADB Officer Faber, Edward
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Mongolia Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance (formerly Ministry of Finance and Economy)
Timetable
Concept Clearance 08 Jul 2021
Fact Finding 27 Jul 2021 to 06 Aug 2021
MRM -
Approval 17 Nov 2021
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 30 Sep 2022

TA 6831-MON

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
17 Nov 2021 02 Dec 2021 02 Dec 2021 15 Jan 2025 - -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
1,250,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,250,000.00 25 Oct 2022 101,659.22

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Tenders

Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
Energy Technical Expert Individual - Consulting Active 02 Dec 2022 10 Dec 2022
Energy Economist Individual - Consulting Closed 25 Nov 2022 01 Dec 2022
Energy System Analyst Individual - Consulting Closed 25 Nov 2022 01 Dec 2022
Trade Data Analyst Individual - Consulting Closed 11 Nov 2022 24 Nov 2022
Senior Consultant for Developing an Analytical Tool to Assess External Factors Impacts on Fiscal Policy Individual - Consulting Closed 11 Nov 2022 24 Nov 2022
Legal Researcher Individual - Consulting Closed 10 Sep 2022 29 Sep 2022
Trade and Economic Cooperation Expert Individual - Consulting Closed 10 Sep 2022 19 Sep 2022
Trade Policy Researcher Individual - Consulting Closed 10 Sep 2022 19 Sep 2022
Senior Consultant for Developing Fiscal Policy Framework Individual - Consulting Closed 10 Sep 2022 25 Sep 2022
Junior Consultant for Developing Fiscal and Financial Sector Analytical tool Individual - Consulting Closed 10 Sep 2022 16 Sep 2022
Junior Consultant to Assist the Senior Consultant for Developing Macroeconomic Analytical tool Individual - Consulting Closed 30 Aug 2022 12 Sep 2022
Senior Consultant for Developing Financial Sector Analytical Tool Individual - Consulting Closed 30 Aug 2022 12 Sep 2022
Senior Consultant for Developing Macroeconomic Analytical tool Individual - Consulting Closed 30 Aug 2022 12 Sep 2022
Research Consultant Individual - Consulting Closed 09 Jul 2022 17 Jul 2022
Legal Expert Individual - Consulting Closed 09 Jul 2022 17 Jul 2022
Policy Consultant Individual - Consulting Closed 09 Jul 2022 17 Jul 2022
Coordination Consultant Individual - Consulting Closed 24 Jun 2022 30 Jun 2022
National Economist Individual - Consulting Closed 10 May 2022 16 May 2022
Supporting Inclusive and Sustainable Development - National Consultant 5: Financial and Administrative Assistant Individual - Consulting Closed 19 Jan 2022 25 Jan 2022
Supporting Inclusive and Sustainable Development - National Consultant 6: TA Coordinator Individual - Consulting Closed 19 Jan 2022 25 Jan 2022
Strengthening Capacity of ODA Funded Projects’ Management and Implementation - National consultant 3: Development Cooperation and Management Consultant Individual - Consulting Closed 31 Dec 2021 06 Jan 2022
Strengthening Capacity of ODA Funded Projects’ Management and Implementation - National consultant 1: Project Management and Coordination Consultant Individual - Consulting Closed 23 Dec 2021 29 Dec 2021
Strengthening Capacity of ODA Funded Projects’ Management and Implementation - National consultant 4: Public sector Projects’ Coordination Consultant Individual - Consulting Closed 23 Dec 2021 29 Dec 2021
Strengthening Capacity of ODA Funded Projects’ Management and Implementation - National consultant 2: Development Cooperation Coordination Consultant Individual - Consulting Closed 23 Dec 2021 29 Dec 2021

Contracts Awarded

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