People’s Republic of China Poverty Reduction and Regional Cooperation Fund: 2016 Annual Report

Institutional Document | November 2017

Eight applications were approved by the Ministry of Finance (MOF) in 2016 totaling $4.95 million.

This annual report of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) Poverty Reduction and Regional Cooperation Fund (the Fund) is prepared by ADB’s Office of Cofinancing Operations (OCO). The report aims to review the progress of the Fund operations in 2016, in compliance with the reporting requirement stipulated in the ADB Board Paper and the ADB–PRC Contribution Agreement. It also provides an update on the overall Fund operations from 2005 to 2016.

From 2005 to 2016, 101 project proposals have been submitted to MOF for funding consideration, of which 85 applications totaling $38 million were approved for funding. For the past 12 years, the Fund was able to support various sectors, most notably in public sector management, multi-sector, industry and trade, and agriculture and natural resources.


  • Executive Summary
  • Introduction
  • Background
  • Highlights of Fund Operations in 2016
  • Highlights of Overall Fund Operations (2005-2016)
  • Partnering the Way Forward
  • Appendixes

Additional Details

  • ADB funds and products
  • Cofinancing
  • Regional cooperation and integration
  • China, People's Republic of

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