Regional: Support to Community-Based Disaster Risk Management in Southeast Asia

Sovereign Project | 47228-001 Status: Active

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Project Name Support to Community-Based Disaster Risk Management in Southeast Asia
Project Number 47228-001
Country Regional
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 8570-REG: Support to Community-Based Disaster Risk Management in Southeast Asia
Integrated Disaster Risk Management Fund US$ 1.00 million
TA 8570-REG: Support to Community-Based Disaster Risk Management in Southeast Asia (Supplementary)
Integrated Disaster Risk Management Fund US$ 750,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Partnerships
Sector / Subsector

Agriculture, natural resources and rural development - Irrigation

Public sector management - Social protection initiatives

Water and other urban infrastructure and services - Urban policy, institutional and capacity development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Gender equity
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Arghya Sinha Roy
Responsible ADB Department Sustainable Development and Climate Change Department
Responsible ADB Division SDCD
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines

Timetable

Concept Clearance 08 Aug 2013
Fact Finding -
MRM -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 11 Sep 2013

TA 8570-REG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
09 Dec 2013 - 09 Dec 2013 29 Feb 2016 30 Sep 2017 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
0.00 1,750,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,750,000.00 09 Dec 2013 375,464.70

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Activities

23 June 2014, Bangkok - Regional Workshop on Strengthening Community Resilience in Southeast Asia

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Workshop participants in Bangkok emphasize the urgent need to strengthen community resilience by addressing the underlying causes of vulnerability through community-driven development action and by building on existing knowledge and practices within the communities.

More than 60 representatives from government and United Nations agencies, regional intergovernmental organizations, civil society and grassroots women’s organizations, and the private sector attended the regional workshop, which was organized under the technical assistance project, TA 8570. Participants shared experiences and approaches on the following areas:

  • innovative solutions for strengthening community resilience,
  • scaling up of interventions on community resilience, and
  • peer-to-peer learning on community resilience.

The workshop also provided guidance on the subprojects that would be implemented under the TA, and the design of the planned regional review on policy and practice supporting implementation of interventions to strengthen community resilience.

The key recommendation of the workshop was that urgent action is required to strengthen community resilience as large numbers of people continue to be affected by natural hazards and economic losses continue to rise. This action should be undertaken in the context of wider community-driven development, addressing the underlying causes of vulnerability through development actions, building on existing knowledge and practices within the communities, and scaling up measures to address the increasing and diverse nature of risk.