Improving Efficiency in Public Service Procurement, Delivery, and Financing (ADB-48006-001)

Countries
  • China
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
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
B
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Voting Date
Sep 26, 2014
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Borrower
People's Republic of China, Ministry of Finance
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Sectors
  • Law and Government
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Investment Type(s)
Advisory Services
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 0.80 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 26, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Sep 29, 2016


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Project Description
According to ADB documents, the TA aims to improve efficiency in public service procurement, provision, and financing. This TA will further examine the potential of private sector engagement in public service provision and will provide a detailed design of property taxation. The TA will be built on lessons from previous support, and will analyze the efficiency of the dibao system with particular attention paid to a means test, eligibility, a minimum guarantee level, fiscal sustainability, and an exit policy. The impact will be improved efficiency in public service procurement, financing, and delivery. The outcome will be improved policy and institutional frameworks for efficient public service procurement, delivery, and financing.
Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Contact Information
Project Officer: Chang, Philip East Asia Department, ADB 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