Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction Annual Report 2015 | Asian Development Bank

Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction Annual Report 2015

Institutional Document | May 2017

This 2015 Annual Report of the Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction presents its background and rationale, implementation progress, and achievements.

Established in May 2000, the Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction (JFPR) provides direct grant assistance to the poorest and most vulnerable groups in developing members of ADB while fostering long-term social and economic development. The grants target poverty reduction initiatives with the direct participation of nongovernment organizations, community groups, and civil society. In 2009, the Government of Japan and ADB expanded the scope of JFPR to include provision of support to developing members through capacity development, policy and advisory, research and development, and project preparatory technical assistance.

Contents 

  • Boxes and Figures
  • Foreword
  • Abbreviations
  • Background
  • Overview of 2015 Operations
  • 2016 Activities
  • Appendixes