Building Project Implementation Capacities in the Pacific (ADB-49444-001)

Regions
  • East Asia and Pacific
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
Approved
Bank Risk Rating
B
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
Mar 18, 2016
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Borrower
Regional
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Sectors
  • Law and Government
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Investment Type(s)
Advisory Services
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 2.90 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 30, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Sep 27, 2016


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Project Description
According to ADB website, the TA aims to improve the performance of all ongoing and future loan and grant projects in the Pacific. The TA is consistent with the ADB Pacific Approach 2010-2014 and the Interim Pacific Approach, 2015, and will support the monitoring of key portfolio performance indicators. The TA builds on the 10-point action plan for procurement reform to improve procurement performance by reducing procurement time, increasing administrative efficiency, and improving project delivery while maintaining sound fiduciary oversight. The TA will also contribute to implementation of the ADB plan for enhancing its effectiveness in fragile and conflict-affected situations, which focuses on supporting state-building and long term institutional capacity development in fragile countries.
Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Contact Information
Project Officer: Muramoto, Shigehiko Pacific 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