Pakistan: Pakistan Floods (2010) Damage and Needs Assessment

Sovereign Project | 44356-012

Summary

The proposed S-PATA will support the Government of Pakistan to prepare a Damage and Needs Assessment (DNA) of the recent floods in Pakistan.

The S-PATA will support the Government efforts to estimate the damage and reconstruction needs of the 2010 Floods. The assessment will provide strategic guidelines to inform the reconstrcution and rehabilitation planning in key sectors of the economy by regional, national, and international institutions.

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Project Name Pakistan Floods (2010) Damage and Needs Assessment
Project Number 44356-012
Country Pakistan
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7579-PAK: Pakistan Floods (2010) Damage and Needs Assessment
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 220,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector Public sector management - Social protection initiatives
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description

The proposed S-PATA will support the Government of Pakistan to prepare a Damage and Needs Assessment (DNA) of the recent floods in Pakistan.

The S-PATA will support the Government efforts to estimate the damage and reconstruction needs of the 2010 Floods. The assessment will provide strategic guidelines to inform the reconstrcution and rehabilitation planning in key sectors of the economy by regional, national, and international institutions.

Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy The TA was processed in response to the 2010 flood emergency that started in late July and displaced more than 20 million people, affecting one fifth of the country land mass.
Impact Enhanced government planning and programming with Short, Medium- to Long-Term Reconstruction strategies for restoration of access to basic services revitalization of economic livelihoods, repair/rebuilding of destroyed or damaged physical infrastructure, and the restoration of social and cultural life.
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Guidelines for planning coordinating and implementing the national and international support for the reconstruction efforts in Pakistan.
Progress Toward Outcome Government agreement reached on the DNA findings, recommendations and guiding principals. DNA Report circulated amongst Donors, government functionaries, civil society and media at the Pakistan Development Forum 2010.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

1. Data on damages and needs compiled for all sectors affected by the floods.

2. Floods Damage and Needs Assessment report finalized by October 2010.

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues) All sector Teams have completed their respective assignments in close collaboration with the Government counterparts. The Government has provided primary and secondary data on the Flood damages. Satellite Images and baseline data obtained was analyzed. The DNA Sector teams undertook field visits to verify the data. The report with damage and needs figures has been developed and endorsed by the government. The report has been printed and widely circulated across all stakeholders. Activities under the TA completed. CTIS in process of closing out TA account by 30 August 2011.
Geographical Location All provinces of Pakistan including Azad Jammu Kashmir and Baltistan
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services As the TA was supporting flood emergency, for expediency only individual consultants were hired, either directly or through firm using the ICS. COSO delegated the approvals for hiring consultants below the monthly rate of $6000 to PRM. All consultant hiring was to be completed between 15 October to 15 November 2011.
Responsible ADB Officer Mian S. Shafi
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Pakistan Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Economic Affairs and StatisticsMr. Zaraf Hassan RezaEAD, Pak Secretariat Islamabad
Timetable
Concept Clearance 10 Mar 2010
Fact Finding 11 Mar 2010 to 25 Mar 2010
MRM -
Approval 19 Aug 2010
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 16 Sep 2010
Last PDS Update 04 Jan 2012

TA 7579-PAK

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
19 Aug 2010 - 19 Aug 2010 31 Oct 2010 31 Dec 2010 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
220,000.00 0.00 25,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 245,000.00 19 Aug 2010 148,095.78
Title Document Type Document Date
Pakistan Floods (2010) Damage and Needs Assessment TA Completion Reports Oct 2011

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