46129-001: Flood Emergency Response Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


A tropical depression (TD06F) with associated heavy rainfall affected the Western Division of Fiji from 23-27 January 2012 causing landslides and widespread flooding of low lying areas. Nearly 25,000 people were affected with over 4,000 people being forced from their homes and floods and landslides claiming eight lives in total. Water and electricity supplies were disrupted and infrastructure and crops (in particular, sugarcane) suffered extensive damage. A state of natural disaster was ... Read More

Country Fiji
Project Number 46129-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Grant No. 0283
Approval Date 15 Feb 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 1,000
Sector Public sector management
Subsector Social protection initiatives
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)


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