Status Report on the Asian Tsunami Fund (January-June 2008)


Established in February 2005, the Asian Tsunami Fund (ATF) was the first facility of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to channel funds specifically for disaster recovery and reconstruction on a regional basis. The ATF is in its fourth year of operation. Consistent with approved administration arrangements providing for periodic reports to the contributors and ADB’s Board of Directors, this seventh semiannual report covers January–June 2008.