Regional: Southeast Asia Sustainable Tourism Facility

Sovereign Project | 55249-001

The transaction technical assistance (TA) facility will provide project identification and preparation support, capacity building, and knowledge services to a series of ensuing and ongoing multisector projects that support sustainable and inclusive tourism development in the Asian Development Bank's (ADBs) Southeast Asian developing member countries (DMCs).

Project Details

  • Project Officer
    Schipani, Steven M.
    Southeast Asia Department
    Request for information
  • Country
    Regional
  • Sector
    • Water and other urban infrastructure and services
Project Name Southeast Asia Sustainable Tourism Facility
Project Number 55249-001
Country Regional
Cambodia
Indonesia
Lao People's Democratic Republic
Philippines
Thailand
Viet Nam
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 6899-REG: Southeast Asia Sustainable Tourism Facility
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 500,000.00
Spanish Cooperation Fund for Technical Assistance US$ 500,000.00
Project Readiness Improvement Trust Fund US$ 225,000.00
Republic of Korea e-Asia and Knowledge Partnership Fund US$ 500,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Partnerships
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Water and other urban infrastructure and services / Other urban services - Urban policy, institutional and capacity development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
Description The transaction technical assistance (TA) facility will provide project identification and preparation support, capacity building, and knowledge services to a series of ensuing and ongoing multisector projects that support sustainable and inclusive tourism development in the Asian Development Bank's (ADBs) Southeast Asian developing member countries (DMCs).
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy The TA supports DMCs coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic recovery imperatives to revive tourism, develop green and resilient urban and transport infrastructure in secondary cities, attract private investment, accelerate inclusive digital transformations, and mobilize domestic resources.
Impact
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Cambodia - Nation-wide; Indonesia - Nation-wide; Lao People's Democratic Republic - Nation-wide; Philippines - Nation-wide; Thailand - Nation-wide; Viet Nam - Nation-wide
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design The TA was designed in consultation with the Greater Mekong Subregion Tourism Working Group; Brunei Darussalam-Indonesia-Malaysia-Philippines East ASEAN Growth Area Joint Tourism Development Cluster, and Indonesia-Malaysia-Thailand Growth Triangle Working Group on Tourism.
During Project Implementation
Responsible ADB Officer Schipani, Steven M.
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Urban Development and Water Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines
Timetable
Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
MRM -
Approval 13 Dec 2021
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 27 Dec 2021

TA 6899-REG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
13 Dec 2021 - 13 Dec 2021 31 Dec 2024 - -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
500,000.00 1,225,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,725,000.00 19 Jan 2022 0.00

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