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Project Name Strengthening Development Partner Coordination in Cambodia
Country Cambodia
Project/Program Number 46367-001
Status Closed
Geographical Location
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Sector Public sector management
Subsector Economic affairs management
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories


Type/Modality of Assistance Approval Number Source of Funding Approved Amount (thousand)
Technical Assistance8155Technical Assistance Special Fund175
Counterpart 25

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples

Stakeholder Communication, Participation and Consultation

During Project Design
The Ministry of Economy and Finance, the Cambodian Rehabilitation and Development Board and development partners were consulted and fully endorsed the proposed TA.
During Project Implementation


The TA will improve policy framework and partnership architecture for development effectiveness in Cambodia through strengthened development partner coordination, both with regard to the overall aid architecture and ADB's participation in it. The outcome will be a better informed and country-owned DP coordination mechanism, underpinned by a clear understanding of the synergies between the Government's and DPs' shared development objectives that are reflected in results-based approaches that embody the aid effectiveness principles of the Paris Declaration and the Accra Agenda for Action, and the results of the Busan High Level Forum

Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

The TA was formulated to support CARM's role Lead DP Facilitator and Co-Chair of some of other Technical Working Groups.

Development Impact

Improved development partner coordination with regard to overall aid architecture and ADB's participation in it

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Better informed and country-owned coordination mechanism on shared development objectives
Progress Towards Outcome

Outputs and Implementation Progress

Description of Project Outputs
Improved policy dialogue on aid effectiveness Productive ADB participation in TWGs and improved sector-level collaboration Stronger country ownership and adoption of improved aid coordination practices Adoption of MfDR principles by the Government and DPs, including use of results frameworks for managing development results Program of actions to reduce aid fragmentation
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
TWG Network retreat on development effectiveness was successfully conducted by Council for the Development of Cambodia in March 2013.
Status of Development Objectives
Status of Operation / Construction
Material Changes

Business Opportunities

Date of First Listing 2012 Nov 23
Consulting Services
The TA will require up to 9 person-months each of an international consultant (Coordination Specialist) and national consultant (Program Assistant) and an international consultant (Results-Based Management Specialist) (for 1 person-month on an intermittent basis) as required to implement the activities from June 2012 to November 2013)
Procurement and Consulting Notices


Concept Clearance
Management Review Meeting
Approval 30 Aug 2012


Approval No. Approval Signing Effectivity Closing
Original Revised Actual
Technical Assistance 8155 30 Aug 2012 30 Aug 2012 31 Dec 2013 31 Dec 2014


Date Approval Number ADB (US$ thousand) Others (US$ thousand) Net Percentage
Cumulative Contract Awards
Cumulative Disbursements

TA Amount (US$ thousand)

Approval Number Approved Amount Revised Amount Total Commitment Uncommitted Balance Total Disbursement Undisbursed Balance
Technical Assistance 8155 175 175 119 56 119 56

Contacts and Update Details

Responsible ADB Officer Jan Hansen (
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Divisions Cambodia Resident Mission
Executing Agencies


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