40190-012: Greater Mekong Subregion Flood and Drought Risk Management and Mitigation Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Description

The Regional Technical Assistance (RETA) will improve the ability of communities in Cambodia, Lao PDR, Thailand, and Viet nam to prepare for, respond to, and recover from the negative impact of floods and droughts. The Project has prepared three separate investment projects (CAM, LAO, VIE) to provide financing for appropriate flood risk management and drought risk management interventions in each country. The outcome of the Project is the improved ability of communities and governments to ... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 40190-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers TA No. 6456
Approval Date 23 Apr 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 2,000
Geographical Location Cambodia, Lao PDR, and Viet Nam
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Rural flood protection
Urban flood protection
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: B

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