Enhancing Coordination of the CAREC Program


The regional technical assistance (RETA) will support the critical role that ADB plays and leads, as the Secretariat for the CAREC Program. The RETA will support the convening of and participation of high-level developing member country officials in key CAREC meetings as is embodied in the CAREC Overall Institutional Framework. It shall also among others, support the engagement of national consultants in support of the liasing function with offices of the National Focal Points.

Expected Outcome

Enhanced coordination among CAREC stakeholders, including CAREC national and sector focal points, private sector groupings, and development partners engaged in the region

Expected Outputs

  • Planned multisector and multitrack approach promoted by high-level CAREC meetings
  • Knowledge products for deepening and widening the CAREC program prepared and disseminated
  • Regular dialogue and information exchanged among ADB and other development partners
  • CAREC program''s outreach and promotional means diversified and strengthened

Project Types

Technical Assistance


Funding AgencyAmount (USD millions)Notes
Asian Development Bank 2
Asian Development Bank 1 Supplementary to TA 9156, approved 2017
Total 3