41602-022: Developing Microinsurance Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The proposed JFPR project aims to support a sound development of microinsurance as part of microfinance services to protect the poor from numerous contingencies and reduce severe poverty incidence. There are 3 components in the Project: (i) review the current insurance regulations and recommend to improve it to become more conducive to microinsurance develoment (Component A); (ii) enhance capacity of regulators and microinsurance providers through training and mentoring (Component B); and ... Read More

Country Philippines
Project Number 41602-022
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Grant No. 9118
Approval Date 15 Feb 2008
Closing Date 26 Jul 2013
Geographical Location Nationwide
Sector Finance
Subsector Insurance and Contractual Savings
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Some gender benefits
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Hiroyuki Aoki
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
Department of Finance

National Credit Council
Gil S. Beltran

PDS Creation Date
31 Mar 2009

Last PDS Update
23 Jan 2014

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