China, People's Republic of: Adoption of Green Development Standards for Cross-Border Investments

Sovereign Project | 56064-001

Project Details

  • Project Officer
    Lazaro, Dorothea
    East Asia Department
    Request for information
  • Country/Economy
    China, People's Republic of
  • Sector
    • Public sector management
Project Name Adoption of Green Development Standards for Cross-Border Investments
Project Number 56064-001
Country / Economy China, People's Republic of
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 10002-PRC: Adoption of Green Development Standards for Cross-Border Investments
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 300,000.00
Regional Cooperation and Integration Fund US$ 200,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Public sector management / Public administration

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

Environmentally sustainable and climate change mitigating investment opportunities between the PRC and its investment partners expanded

Project Outcome
Description of Outcome

Alignment of PRC's framework for the regulation of cross-border investments with international green development standards enhanced.

Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

Understanding of the regulation on cross-border investments improved

Policy recommendations on the alignment of green development standards for cross-border investments with established international practice finalized

Regional cooperation and awareness of green development standards for cross-border investments enhanced

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 A consultant firm will be recruited to provide an estimated 20 person-months of consulting inputs to deliver outputs 1 and 2 based on detailed terms of reference agreed between ADB and the executing agency. Resource persons will also be engaged, as needed. Subject to co-funding confirmation, firm or individual consultants will be engaged as needed to deliver output 3. The delivery of output 3 could be a downstream assignment for the research firm to continue its tasks to disseminate the outcomes of outputs 1 and 2 subject to good performance. ADB will engage the consultants and carry out procurement following the ADB Procurement Policy (2017, as amended from time to time) and its associated project administration instructions and/or staff instructions.
Procurement Procurement will follow the ADB Procurement Policy (2017, as amended from time to time) and Procurement Regulations for ADB Borrowers (2017, as amended from time to time).
Responsible ADB Officer Lazaro, Dorothea
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Mgt, Financial Sector and Regional Coop Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
National Development and Reform Commission
Concept Clearance 15 Jul 2022
Fact Finding 30 Jun 2022 to 22 Jul 2022
Approval 29 Nov 2022
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 29 Nov 2022

TA 10002-PRC

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
29 Nov 2022 - - 30 Nov 2025 - -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
500,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 500,000.00 23 Dec 2022 0.00

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