40282-023: Emergency Rehabilitation of Calamity Damage Project (Supplementary)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Flooding triggered by typhoons and storms is the most prevalent and serious natural disaster in Viet Nam. In 2005, tropical storms and typhoons affected large parts of Viet Nam, causing loss of life and extensive damage in 16 provinces. Many types of infrastructure that are critical to the livelihoods of poor rural households were destroyed in the 10 most seriously affected provinces: Ha Giang, Ha Tinh, Nam Dinh, Nghe An, Phu Tho, Phu Yen, Quang Binh, Quang Tri, Thanh Hoa, and Yen Bai. In ... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 40282-023
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2273
Approval Date 08 Dec 2008
Closing Date 08 Aug 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 25,500
Geographical Location Ha Giang, Ha Tinh, Nam Dinh, Nghe An, Phu Tho, Phu Yen, Quang Binh, Quang Tri, Thanh Hoa and Yen Bai Provinces.
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Irrigation
Rural flood protection
Road transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: B

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