Strategic Elderly Care Services Development in Yichang (ADB-48004-001)

Countries
  • China
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
Municipality of Yichang
Whenever identified, the area within countries where the impacts of the investment may be experienced. Exact locations of projects may not be identified fully or at all in project documents. Please review updated project documents and community-led assessments.
Financial Institutions
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Canceled
Bank Risk Rating
U
Risk rating varies among banks and may refer only to the particular investment and not to the risk for the project as a whole. Projects marked 'U' have an 'Unknown' risk rating at the time of disclosure.
Voting Date
Jun 27, 2014
The estimate day the bank will vote on a proposed investment. The decision dates may change, so review updated project documents or contact the EWS team.
Borrower
People's Republic of China, Yichang Municipal Government
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Education and Health
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Type(s)
Advisory Services
The categories of the bank investment: loan, grant, etc.
Investment Amount (USD)
$ 0.75 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Oct 19, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Mar 30, 2017


Contribute Information
Can you contribute information about this project?
Contact the EWS Team

Project Description
According to ADB website, the TA will assist the Yichang Municipal Government (YMG) in preparing an elderly services strategic development plan for Yichang.the TA will (i) identify national and international best practices on elderly care and analyze their applicability to Yichang Municipality; (ii) provide capacity development support to key stakeholders in Yichang to increase their understanding of elderly needs assessment and services planning,;and (iii) implement a participatory planning process to develop a strategic elderly care services development plan covering institutional, community, and home-based services (including opportunities to initiate public_private partnerships); and (iv) disseminate findings. According to ADB documents, the project's safeguard categorization is not applicable.
Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Contact Information
Project Officer: Walker, Wendy M. East Asia Department No contact information provided at the time of disclosure ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF ADB The Accountability Mechanism is an independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who believe they are likely to be, or have been, adversely affected by an Asian Development Bank-financed project. If you submit a complaint to the Accountability Mechanism, they may investigate to assess whether the Asian Development Bank is following its own policies and procedures for preventing harm to people or the environment. You can learn more about the Accountability Mechanism and how to file a complaint at: http://www.adb.org/site/accountability-mechanism/main