Project Name Development of Poor Urban Communities
Project Number 32499-012
Country Philippines
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 3291-PHI: Development of Poor Urban Communities
Japan Special Fund US$ 850,000.00
TA 3291-PHI: Development of Poor Urban Communities (Supplementary)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 150,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change
Sector / Subsector

Water and other urban infrastructure and services - Transport policies and institutional development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Philippines

Safeguard Categories

Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services The consulting services will be carried out by a team of international and local consultants providing about 22 person-months of international expertise in the shelter, land management, housing, housing finance and urban infrastructure sectors, and 25 person-months of domestic expertise in housing, urban development, poverty alleviation and community development, micro-credit, financial, environmental and economic analysis, and civil engineering.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Florian Steinberg
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Urban Development and Water Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council
Leonora V. de Jesus, Chairman
6th Flr Atrium Bldg. Makati Ave, Makati City Philippines


Concept Clearance 18 Mar 1999
Fact Finding 11 Mar 1999 to 20 Jul 1999
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 24 Feb 2006
Last PDS Update 04 Mar 2008

TA 3291-PHI

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
10 Nov 1999 11 Apr 2000 11 Apr 2000 30 Sep 2000 31 Dec 2003 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
1,000,000.00 0.00 365,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,365,000.00 10 Nov 1999 978,566.84

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