Detalles del proyecto

Visión general

Título del Proyecto

Creating Ecosystems for Green Local Currency Bonds for Infrastructure Development in ASEAN+3

Programa País / Plan de Acción
Tender / Procurement notice
1 ago 2020

Publicado

1 agosto 2020

Fecha limite

7 agosto 2020

Presupuesto

120 000 USD


Tipo de aprovisionamiento


Consultores individuales

Referencia

53300-001 Package Green Bond Expert

Agencia de Financiación

ADB - Banco Asiático de Desarrollo


Duración estimada

132 días


Países

Brunei Darussalam, Camboya, China, Indonesia, Corea del Sur, Laos, Malasia, Myanmar, Filipinas, Singapur, Tailandia, Vietnam

Date Published: 01-Aug-2020    Deadline of Submitting EOI: 07-Aug-2020 11:59 PM Manila local time


Selection Profile

Consultant Type: Individual

Selection Method: Individual Consultant Selection (ICS)

Source: International

Technical Proposal: Not Applicable

Selection Title: Creating Ecosystems for Green Local Currency Bonds for Infrastructure Development in ASEAN+3

Package Number:

Package Name:

Advance Action:  No:

Total Inputs: 132 Working Days

Consulting Services Budget: USD 120,000

Budget Type:  Estimated:

Approval Number: 9953

Approval Date: 04-Mar-2020

Estimated Short-listing Date: 07-Aug-2020

Estimated Commencement Date: 17-Aug-2020

Open to non-Member Countries:  No:


Additional Information

Possibility of contract extension:  Not known

Possibility of consideration for downstream assignment:  Not known

Country of assignment: Brunei Darussalam; Cambodia; China; Indonesia; Korea,

Republic of; Lao People's Democratic Republic; Malaysia;

Myanmar; Philippines; Regional; Singapore; Thailand; Viet

Nam


Other information:

Provide evidence that he/she has provided advice to

potential green bond issuers to establish internal green

bond framework that is aligned with the CBS, GBP, and AGBS,

and other necessary internal frameworks to manage and

monitor use of proceeds and post-issuance reporting

requirements.


Contact Information

Project Officer: Kosintr Puongsophol

Designation: Financial Sector Specialist Asian Development Bank

Email: KPUONGSOPHOL@adb.org


Agencies

Primary | Agency | Country | Agency Role | Person

 Asian Development BankRegionalExecuting AgencyKosintr Puongsophol |

 Asian Development BankRegionalImplementing AgencyKosintr Puongsophol |



Publishing History

Typed | Publication Date | Published By | Duration of Advertisement | Deadline

Original | 01-Aug-2020 | Richard D. Supangan | 7 DAYS | 07-Aug-2020 |

CSRN Additional Information / Attachments:


Terms of Reference (Individual Consultant)

Expertise: Green Bond Expert

Expertise Group: Economics/Financial Analysis

Consultant Source: International

TOR Keywords:


Objective and Purpose of the Assignment

The assignment is to provide practical advice to potential green bond issuers to issue local currency

green bonds in ASEAN+3 member countries.


Scope of Work

The expert should provide guidance which will include, but not limited to the identification of eligible

underlying projects/assets under the Climate Bonds Standard (CBS), Green Bond Principles (GBP), and the

ASEAN Green Bond Standards (AGBS), establishment of internal green bond framework, and frameworks to

manage use of proceeds and post-issuance reporting requirements.


Detailed Tasks and/or Expected Output

The expert will undertake the following tasks:


(i) provide practical advice to potential green bond issuers to establish internal green bond framework

that is aligned with the CBS, GBP, and AGBS, and other necessary internal frameworks to manage and

monitor use of proceeds and post-issuance reporting requirements;

(ii) work closely with potential green bond issuers and provide hand-on support to establish internal

green bond framework, and other necessary internal frameworks;

(iii) carry out preliminary assessment of a corporate bond against the criteria stated in the CBS, GBP

and the AGBS;

(iv) work closely with the technical assistance (TA) team members and operations departments of the

Asian Development Bank (ADB), in particular with the Private Sector Operations Department, Southeast

Asia Department, and East Asia Department;

(v) together with the green bond verifier, prepare a white paper, comprising of various case studies

supported by the TA with the intention of disseminating knowledge on green bonds and present the

certification process. The white paper should contain: (a) background of the case study; (b) a detailed

case study of the project and the preparation and establishment of internal processes; and (c) a summary

of best practice guidelines for future issuances;

(vi) provide knowledge support to the regulators and central banks where the markets are at an early

stage of bond market development;

(vii) provide knowledge support to existing and potential local green bond verifiers;

(viii) organize and participate in meetings, market visits and capacity building events; and

(ix) any other tasks given by the ADB supervisor that will ensure the quality of the outputs for the TA.


Minimum Qualification Requirements

The expert must:

(i) have at least 10 years of experience in finance, climate change, and private sector investment and

at least a Master's degree in a related discipline. Experience in or exposure to the climate bond

standard verification process is required;

(ii) excellent understanding of relevant sector criteria and/or project categories of the CBS, GBP, and

AGBS;

(iii) have extensive knowledge of local currency bonds, especially green bonds for infrastructure

finance, in ASEAN+3 member countries;

(iv) have significant experience in communicating with the central banks and financial regulators in

ASEAN+3 for issues related with capital market and financial transactions; and

(v) have excellent oral and written communication skills in English.


Minimum General Experience: 15Years

Minimum Specific Experience (relevant to assignment): 10Years

Regional/Country Experience:  Required


Deliverables


Schedule and Places of Assignment (chronological and inclusive of travel)


Schedule Type

Intermittent


Max. Working Days/Week

Home Office 5

Field 6


Schedule and Places of Assignment (chronological and inclusive of travel)



Schedule Type

Read only Checkbox Not Checked Continuous


Read only Checkbox Checked Intermittent

Max. Working Days/Week

Home Office 5


Field 6


City and Country Working Days Estimated Start Date Estimated End Date Other Details (use if place selected is Others)

Home Office, Other 40 17-Aug-2020 26-Feb-2021

Bangkok, Thailand 4 01-Mar-2021 05-Mar-2021

Jakarta, Indonesia 4 05-Apr-2021 09-Apr-2021

Manila, Philippines 4 26-Apr-2021 30-Apr-2021

Hanoi, Viet Nam 4 07-Jun-2021 11-Jun-2021

Home Office, Other 22 14-Jun-2021 31-Aug-2021

Beijing, China 4 06-Sep-2021 10-Sep-2021

Home Office, Other 50 13-Sep-2021 31-Dec-2021


Total

132

Cost Estimate:

Cost Items Amount in USD

Remuneration and Other Expenses

All activities and inputs in the TOR but not limited to remuneration, per diem, air travel, miscellaneous travel expenses, report preparation, production, and transmission, land transportation, communications, etc. 112,718

Contingency 7,282

TOTAL

120,000



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