43166-206: Advanced Project Preparedness for Poverty Reduction - Designing and Capacity Building for Strengthening State Finances and Service Delivery in West Bengal (Subproject 21)

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On 31 August 2009, ADB approved the provision of a Cluster Technical Assistance (C-TA 0003-IND) for the Advanced Project Preparedness for Poverty Reduction in an aggregate amount not exceeding $14 million equivalent to the Government of India. Total corpus was augmented by $8 million on 4 October 2011 through a major change of scope. This is financed on a grant basis by the Government of the United Kingdom through the Department for International Development (DFID) and administered by ADB. Read More

Country India
Project Number 43166-206
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 8041
Approval Date 17 Dec 2011
Sector Public sector management
Subsector Public expenditure and fiscal management
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)

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