Enhancing Gender Equality Results in Southeast Asian Developing Member Countries (Phase 2) (ADB-49396-002)

  • East Asia and Pacific
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
  • Cambodia
  • Indonesia
  • Laos
  • Myanmar
  • Philippines
  • Vietnam
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  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 1.50 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Apr 2, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Mar 28, 2019

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Project Description

According to the bank document, ADB will engage consultants to provide TA for enhanced gender equality results in SERD DMCs. These will comprise:

(i) 30 person-months of international inputs (at least 24 person-months individuals and remaining 6 person-months individuals and/or firms );

(ii) 24 person-months of national inputs to be based in ADB headquarters (one full-time); and

(iii) 168 person-months of national inputs in SERD resident missions (24 person-months for seven consultants, i.e., one each in Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Myanmar, and the Philippines, and two in Viet Nam)

ADB will engage the consultants following the ADB Procurement Policy (2017, as amended from time to time) and its associated project administration instructions and/or staff instructions.

Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)

TA: Enhancing Gender Equality Results in Southeast Asian Developing Member Countries (Phase 2) 

Technical Assistance Special Fund (ADB) US$ 1.50 million

Contact Information

Responsible ADB Officer Elfving, Rikard N.

Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Division Human and Social Development Division, SERD

Executing Agencies

Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines


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