32499-012: Development of Poor Urban Communities

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The project will support improving poor urban communities through shelter programs and basic urban infrastructure and municipal services. The policy instruments and institutional constraints hindering access to shelter and basic municipal services for the urban poor will be addressed. The TA will be undertaken in three parts. Part 1 is aimed at formulating a policy matrix to guide decentralization of shelter activities, encourage LGUs participation, strengthen the targeting of Government ... Read More

Country Philippines
Project Number 32499-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers TA No. 3291
Approval Date 02 Apr 2002
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 1,000
Geographical Location Philippines
Sector Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Urban Sector Development
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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