39261-012: Upscaling the Social Protection Index for Committed Poverty Reduction

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


In 2001 Asian Development Bank (ADB) approved its Social Protection Strategy. In December 2002 DFID and the Government of the Netherlands have agreed to provide funding for the development of a Social Protection Index through a Regional Technical Assistance (RETA 37104) in a pilot project covering 6 countries (Bangladesh, Nepal, Mongolia, Pakistan, Indonesia and Vietnam).The pilot project has been completed successfully and the results will be published soon. Given the positive feedback on ... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 39261-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 6308
Approval Date 06 Mar 2006
Geographical Location Regional
Sector Health and social protection
Subsector Social Protection


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