32499-013: Development of Poor Urban Communities Sector

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The overarching goal of the Project is to reduce income poverty and quality-of-life poverty in urban areas. Its main objectives are: (i) to improve the access of low-income urban families to land tenure and affordable shelter and, in support of this, to provide or upgrade basic municipal infrastructure and services; and (ii) to decentralize shelter sector activities through LGUs and, in parallel to this, to strengthen the role and capacity of participating communities. The proposed Project ... Read More

Country Philippines
Project Number 32499-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2063
Approval Date 18 Dec 2003
Closing Date 10 Jun 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 30,500
Sector Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Urban Sector Development
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

Results Delivered

Microfinance loan accounts opened / end borrowers reached (number) 8,034
Small and medium-sized enterprise loan accounts opened or end borrowers reached (number) 10,929

The results data reported above are limited to ADB's core sectors, as defined under Strategy 2020 and tracked through indicators in the ADB Results Framework. For definitions of results indicators, please see the ADB Results Framework Indicators Definition.

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Florian M. Steinberg
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Urban Development and Water Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council

Development Bank of the Philippines
Mr. Brillo Reynes

PDS Creation Date
01 Dec 2006

Last PDS Update
06 Sep 2011