43437-012: Typhoon Ketsana (Ondoy) Project under Asia Pacific Disaster Response Fund
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The project provides $3 million grant under the Asia Pacific Disaster Response Fund (APDRF) as emergency assistance to the Philippine Government in response to its appeal to the international community to provide humanitarian relief assistance, in the aftermath caused by Typhoon Ketsana (locally named Ondoy) that hit the main island of Luzon on 26 September 2009, bringing the heaviest rainfall in the country in the last 40 years. Eight regions, including the National Capital Region were ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Grant No. 0162
|Approval Date||29 Sep 2009|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||3,000|
Public sector management
|Subsector||Social protection initiatives|
Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)|
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