42322-023: Additional Financing of Food and Nutrition Social Welfare Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The original program ($9 million ADF) included the design and implementation of a food stamp program as part of the social welfare system. The original project ($3 million ADF) improved targeting and prepared strategies to reform social welfare. The additional financing will scale up the original project by pursuing the reforms initiated to date in social welfare. Social welfare benefits will be further consolidated to reduce the complexity of the system and increase its effectiveness. The ... Read More

Country Mongolia
Project Number 42322-023
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers TA No. 8544
Loan No. 3086
Approval Date 10 Dec 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 20,500
Sector Finance
Health and social protection
Subsector Insurance and contractual savings
Health insurance and subsidized health programs
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 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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