The Integrated Disaster Risk Management Fund

Date: January 2013
Type: Financing Documents
Subject:
ADB funds and products; Governance and public sector management; Social development and protection

Description

This paper recommends the establishment and administration of the Integrated Disaster Risk Management (IDRM) Fund to (i) support the development of proactive IDRM measures on a regional basis within developing member countries (DMCs) in Southeast Asia; and (ii) enter into the channel financing arrangement with the Government of Canada in relation to its grant contribution to the fund.