Philippines: Projects and Results
Latest Project Results and Case Studies
Building Roads in Mindanao, Philippines, to Build Peace and Prosperity$380-million loan will help improve 280 km of national roads and bridges in Mindanao, Philippines, expanding access to social services and economic opportunities in one of the country’s poorest regions.
Capital Market Reforms to Help Fund Philippines’ Infrastructure AmbitionPhilippine reforms aim to increase interest and participation in the domestic capital market to mobilize funds for infrastructure investment.
Development, Testing, and Validation of eSOS Emergency Sanitation SystemIn times of emergencies or after a disaster, the availability of toilets and sanitation facilities is always in question. Among the affected people there is also bound to be a number who suffer from diarrheal diseases, typhoid, and other conditions that make feces hazardous. This pilot and demonstration activity (PDA) proposed and supported the development of an Emergency Sanitation Operation System (eSOS) concept so as to provide an effective and innovative sanitation solution that can be easily deployed during emergencies and in the aftermath of a disaster. The primary goal is to minimize the risk to public health of the most vulnerable members of society. The secondary goal is to reduce the investment, operation, and maintenance costs of emergency sanitation facilities and service to enable a sustainable solution during emergencies and disasters.
Celebrating Coral Triangle Day with a Beach Cleanup in the PhilippinesThousands of students, police officers and others picked up trash and debris surrounding Dumanquillas Bay.
Livelihood Support for the Poorest of the Poor in the PhilippinesOn the island of Samar, some of the most impoverished communities in the Philippines are getting cash grants through an ADB-supported livelihood program to meet their basic needs.
Cash Transfer Gives Poor Children in the Philippines Chance of a Good EducationIn the Philippine island of Bohol, cash grants from an ADB-supported project are helping the Ewican family support their children through school, and learn how to be more responsible citizens who are aware of their rights and those of others.
Equity Investment in Asia Environmental Partners IIAsia Environmental Partners II is a $300 million regional fund focused on growth opportunities in renewable energy, waste management and recycling services, water management, energy efficiency, pollution control, and low-carbon consumer products in the People’s Republic of China, India, and Southeast Asia.
Upgrading the Cebu International Passenger Terminal in the PhilippinesCebu is among the fastest growing provinces in the Philippines and a major contributor to the country’s economy. It is the gateway to the Visayas islands, but the existing airport at Mactan can no longer cope with the surge in passenger numbers. The ADB-supported project will expand the passenger terminals and improve airport terminal operations.
Teach for the Philippines, Teach for DevelopmentAn initiative to improve the quality of elementary school teaching in the Philippines is also raising awareness of how central education is for the development of a country.
Classrooms of Hope: Typhoon Yolanda One Year OnOne year after Typhoon Yolanda hit the area, new classrooms built in Bislig Elementary School, on the island of Leyte, are providing children with the opportunity to learn in a clean, safe environment and look forward to a better future.
- Enhancing ADB’s Support for Social Protection to Achieve the Sustainable Development Goals
- The Philippine National Oil Company (PNOC) Batangas Liquefied Natural Gas Project
- Advancing Inclusive and Resilient Urban Development Targeted at the Urban Poor
- Islamic Finance for the Philippines
- Improving Growth Corridors in Mindanao Road Sector Project