43553-012: Developing a Disaster Risk Financing Capability

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


This project will assess potential disaster risk financing (DRF) options for climate-related risk for selected cities in Indonesia and the Philippines in terms of feasibility, demand, and effectiveness. Selected options will be developed to the point where they are ready for commercial market placement. The project is funded through the Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction. It is an outcome of TA 6474-REG: Natural Catastrophe Risk Insurance Mechanisms for Asia and the Pacific, which studied the feas... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 43553-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 7812
Approval Date 30 May 2011
Sector / Subsector Classification Finance
/ Finance Sector Development
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Private sector development
Regional cooperation and integration
Social development
Gender Mainstreaming Categories No gender elements



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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Charlotte Benson
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
Regional and Sustainable Development Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Public Management, Governance and Participation Div., RSDD

Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank

PDS Creation Date
25 May 2010

Last PDS Update
05 Feb 2014