Data for Development (ADB-51193-001)

  • East Asia and Pacific
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  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
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Aug 17, 2017
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$ 1.00 million
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$ 1.00 million
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Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Jul 15, 2020

Disclosed by Bank Jul 18, 2017

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Project Description

Strengthened capacity of national statistical offices to provide relevant disaggregated data for policy and targeted interventions to support vulnerable groups.

Improved data monitoring for evidence-based policy making and public sector management.

Description of Project Outputs
1.Technical manual on disaggregation of official statistics, knowledge sharing workshops, and case studies on various applications of innovative data analytics for disaggregation of select SDG indicators

2.Targeted knowledge-sharing workshops and training on enhanced compilation of national accounts and other economic indicators

3.High-level regional conference and workshops, in preparation for the updating of the Handbook of Statistical Organizations

4.Working paper and/or policy notes identifying other methodological and substantive areas where DMCs' national statistical systems' capacity needs to be strengthened


The TA will be implemented from September 2017 to March 2021 and finance 157 person-months of consulting services: eight months international, 149 months national, and one person-month of Resource Person inputs.

The consultants will be selected and engaged by ADB in accordance with the Guidelines on the Use of Consultants (2013, as amended from time to time) and lump sum payments and output-based contracts will be considered for consulting services. Procurement of equipment, computer hardware and software will follow ADB's Procurement Guidelines (2015, as amended from time to time). Equipment purchased will comply with ADB guidelines on accountability of assets purchased under technical assistance, and disposal will follow the procedures as per relevant project administration instructions. A certificate of turnover or disposal will be submitted at the end of the TA implementation.

Investment Description

Contact Information

Project Officer
Martinez, Arturo Jr. M.
Economic Research and Regional Cooperation Departmen


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