40353-012: Regional Stocktaking and Mapping of Disaster Risk Reduction Interventions for Asia and the Pacific (formerly Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Respo
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
ADB's Disaster and Emergency Assistance Policy was approved in May 2004. It indicated that rather than focusing on responding to disasters when they occur, that ADB, and other development partners, should work with vulnerable countries to identify, manage, and mitigate risks. The TA's goal and purpose is to present an overview of ongoing and planned regional DRR interventions within the broader context of the regional disaster risk profile. The collated information will not only contribute ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. 6511
|Approval Date||18 Dec 2008|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||1,037|
Public sector management
|Subsector||Economic affairs management|
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
|Drivers of Change||
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
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