43553-012: Developing a Disaster Risk Financing Capability

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Description

This project will assess potential disaster risk financing (DRF) options for climate-related and geological risk for selected cities in Indonesia and the Philippines in terms of feasibility, demand, and effectiveness. The project is funded through the Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction. It is an outcome of TA 6474-REG: Natural Catastrophe Risk Insurance Mechanisms for Asia and the Pacific, which studied the feasibility of catastrophe risk transfer programs in the region. Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 43553-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 7812
Approval Date 30 May 2011
Sector Finance
Subsector Finance sector development

 

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