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

Country Mongolia
Project Number 42322-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers Grant No. 0138
Grant No. 0137
Approval Date 10 Dec 2008
Closing Date 05 Jan 2015
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 12,000
Geographical Location Mongolia
Sector Health and social protection
Subsector Health system development
Strategic Agendas 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)
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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