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

Country Philippines
Project Number 43437-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Grant No. 0162
Approval Date 29 Sep 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 3,000
Sector Public sector management
Subsector Social protection initiatives
Strategic Agendas 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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