Philippines: Projects and Results
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).
Agricultural Value Chain Development in Selected Asian Countries
This knowledge and support technical assistance (KSTA) will identify the priority actions to be undertaken by ADB and developing member countries (DMCs) to mobilize investments for improving market connectivity and value chain linkages, increasing agricultural productivity, and enhancing food safety.
Emergency Assistance for Reconstruction and Recovery of Marawi
The emergency assistance (ERRM) is structured to provide the GoP with immediate and flexible financing to implement programs, projects and activities included in the Bangon Marawi Comprehensive Rehabilitation and Recovery Program.
Strengthening Financial Management in Asia and the Pacific, Phase 2
The knowledge and support technical assistance (TA) will support the enhancement of financial management capacity in Asia and the Pacific, with a focus on: (i) improving the quality of financial audits by private and public audit professionals; (ii) supporting the adoption of International Public Sector Accounting Standards (IPSAS); and (iii) developing the financial management and audit function capacity of staff in project executing and implementing agencies (EAs/IAs) and supreme audit institutions (SAIs) in ADB developing member countries (DMCs).
Strengthening Safeguards Management in Southeast Asia
The proposed knowledge and support technical assistance (TA) will support investment projects proposed for Asian Development Bank (ADB) financing requiring environmental and social safeguards assessments and to manage the impacts and risks related to involuntary resettlement (IR), environment, and indigenous peoples (IP) at an early stage of project preparation.
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.
Metro Manila Water Supply Project (formerly Metro Manila Water and Sanitation Development Project)
The proposed project loan will finance priority water and sanitation investments of Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) and will contribute to improving the living and health conditions in the National Capital Region (NCR), which accounts for 33% of the nation's GDP. The Project will also provide institutional capacity strengthening to MWSS, including for regulatory oversight, financial planning, and asset and water security management.
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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