33306-012: East Asian Economic Crisis: Workshops on Social Development Policy in Asia

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Asian Economic crisis revealed structural weaknesses in the social system of the affected DMCs mainly with regards to labor markets, social risk management, social public expenditures, rural and urban poverty reduction programs, poverty monitoring, and issues of decentralization and governance, and regional spill-over effects. As a follow up on the World Bank's Bangkok conference on the social impact of the financial crisis, different donor meeting, and various economic and sector work, ... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 33306-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Number TA No. 5863
Approval Date 09 Sep 1999
Sector Public sector management
Subsector Economic and Public Affairs Management


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