42322-012: Food and Nutrition Social Welfare Program and Project (Capacity Development Project)
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
ADB has secured a $12 million grant to build on the existing social welfare system and assist the Government in (i) designing and implementing emergency measures that specially target mitigating the impact of the food crisis on the poor and (ii) mid-term measures to address social welfare issues. This will include designing social safety nets that provide assistance directly to the poor, building capacity among stakeholders, and providing technical assistance to reform social welfare ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Grant No. 0138
Grant No. 0137
|Approval Date||10 Dec 2008|
|Closing Date||05 Jan 2015|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||12,000|
Health and social protection
Health system development
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 1: Gender equity (GEN)|
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