Third Party Monitoring Agent - Multi Donor Trust Fund (MDTF)

Third Party Monitoring Agent - Multi Donor Trust Fund (MDTF)

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Project Scope

The World Bank managed Multi Donor Trust Fund (MDTF) is funding multiple development interventions across KP and Balochistan provinces. Following up on the 1st round, the 2nd round of MDTF projects aim to expand on support for essential services to the population impacted by the various crisis including Terrorism on the border regions with Afghanistan (KPK, FATA, and Baluchistan) and provide investments for short to medium-term reconstruction of the social and economic infrastructure.
 
The World Bank has hired services of AiD as Third Party Monitoring Agent of 2nd round of MDTF projects in KP and Balochistan.
 
AiD has formed a consortium to offer the required services with the following structure:

  • AiD – Consortium Lead Firm
  • Partners in Development – Partner
  • AiD USA LLC – Partner

 

Services

As part of the TPMA services, AiD is assisting the World Bank in capturing, verifying, and cataloguing progress and process monitoring data on following MDTF projects:

  1. Rural Livelihood and Community Infrastructure Project (RLCIP),
  2. Economic Revitalization of KP and FATA (ERKF),
  3. Southern Area Development Project (SADP), and
  4. Balochistan Service Delivery Project (BSDP)
 
Specific TPMA tasks of the project are as listed here:
  • Compile a GIS database of beneficiaries and assets created,
  • Review the action plans of community organizations in service delivery projects, and assess their sustainability,
  • Review in detail the documentation during the entire process of matching grants, with regard to the Economic Revitalization of KP and FATA project,
  • Verify the existence of the assets and quality validation of the works at its different stages,
  • Review Fiduciary aspects in the cases where implementation units are located outside Peshawar in the field,
  • Conduct evaluation of the whole process of delivery of services rendered by organization/contractors through various procedures including interviews and surveys with the public and report on the impact of the work on the life of the people and regional economy.

Key Staff Engaged

  • Team Leader
  • Financial Expert
  • Procurement Expert
  • Social and Environment Expert
  • Infrastructure Expert
  • M&E Expert
  • QA Expert
  • Gender Expert
  • GIS Exper

Name of Client: 

  • World Bank

Project Duration/ Timeline: 

June 2017 to June 2019

Approx. value of the contract: 

USD 1,655,229

Location: 

  • Khyber Pakhtunkhwa