44151-012: Sharing Knowledge on Community-Driven Development in Asia and the Pacific

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Community driven development (CDD) approaches are becoming recognized as effective tools in addressing poverty, improving governance and promoting inclusion. Introduced in the mid 1990's, CDD projects have been implemented in more than a hundred countries, including 25 in the Asia and Pacific region. Since 2001, ADB has financed 80 projects with CDD characteristics across the region. RETA 6400: Supporting Community Driven Development in Developing Member Countries, through case studies and exc... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 44151-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 7543
Approval Date 14 Jun 2010
Geographical Location Regional (Asia and the Pacific)
Sector Not yet classified
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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Yukiko Ito
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Responsible ADB Department
Regional and Sustainable Development Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Poverty Reduction, Gender and Social Development Div., RSDD

Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank

PDS Creation Date
26 Mar 2010

Last PDS Update
03 Feb 2014