Philippines: Projects and Results
Strengthening Human Resources and Leadership for Education
The regional knowledge and support technical assistance (TA) will help to (i) strengthen teacher quality and leadership capacities for school education in the Philippines through innovative initiatives for teacher professional development and education leadership and (ii) enable knowledge exchange on promising and effective approaches on improving quality through partnerships between government and civil society organizations (CSOs) for improving teacher quality and effectiveness with Bangladesh and Cambodia.
AC Energy Green Bond Project
The transaction involves a debt investment of up to $20,000,000 in Green Bonds to be issued by AC Energy Finance International Limited, for the AC Energy Green Bond project. The proceeds of the bond offering will be used primarily for solar and wind projects in the Philippines, Indonesia, Viet Nam.
Developing Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism Approaches, Methodologies, and Controls (Subproject B)
Subproject B is part of the cluster regional capacity development technical assistance (TA) that supports the banking and finance sectors in developing member countries (DMCs) of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to improve the implementation of anti-money laundering and combating the financing of terrorism (AML/CFT) regulatory measures, and strengthen the capacity of domestic banks and nonbank financial institutions (NBFIs) to comply with the requirements of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF).
Secondary Education Support Program
The program will support the implementation of system-wide secondary education reforms in the Philippines during 2019 to 2023. It is part of the Asian Development Bank's support to the government's Kindergarten to grade 12 Basic Education program. The program builds on and complements ADB's ongoing Senior High School Support Program, which contributes to the implementation of an effective senior high school system in the country.
Strengthening Public-Private Partnerships in the Philippines (Phase 2)
The proposed TA is aligned with the Philippine Development Plan (PDP) 2011- 2016, and will contribute to meeting the targeted investment rate, including public and private spending in infrastructure. The outcome will be improved national government capacity to undertake PPP projects.
Solid Waste Management Sector Project
The Asian Development Bank is working with the Philippines to help improve the cleanliness of cities. The project is improving solid waste management plans and programs for local governments.
Empowering Bangsamoro Communities Through Alternative Learning System and Productivity Enhancement Project
The Asian Development Bank is working with the Philippines to improve adult literacy levels. The project is working with community groups to provide a basic literacy program focused on out-of-school youth and non-literate adults, and on an accreditation and equivalency program for literates.
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- Building Roads in Mindanao, Philippines, to Build Peace and Prosperity