43090-012: Social Protection of the Vulnerable in the Pacific (Cook Islands, Marshall Islands, and Tonga)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The project, focusing on the Cook Islands, the Marshall Islands, and Tonga, will (i) provide socioeconomic support to the vulnerable population to alleviate the impact of recent economic crises and weakening informal safety nets; (ii) assist the governments in building capacity to develop and implement effective safety net programs; and (iii) help the project countries share good practices through regional conferences. The grant from the Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction (JFPR) will support cash... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 43090-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Grant No. 9151
Approval Date 13 Sep 2010
Sector Health and social protection
Subsector Social Protection
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
Drivers of Change Partnerships (PAR)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Gender equity as a theme
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Sunhwa Lee
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Responsible ADB Department
Pacific Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Urban, Social Development & Public Management Division, PARD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance

Ministry of Finance & Economic Management

Ministry of Finance and National Planning

Last PDS Update
24 Jul 2014

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