46195-001: Development through Empowerment: Delivering Effective Public Services

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


This research project will examine the role of governance in improving public service provision. In particular, it will analyze how increased transparency of the public sector and empowerment of the poor through greater information dissemination and increased awareness of their rights could be used for effective and efficient provision of public services in developing Asia. Institutionalizing a Social Protection Floor (SPF) is a novel approach for empowering the people. The SPF provides ... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 46195-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 8177
Approval Date 01 Oct 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 850
Sector Health and social protection
Information and communication technology
Public sector management
Subsector Health system development
ICT industries and ICT-enabled services
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 1: Gender equity (GEN)


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