Pakistan: Sindh and Balochistan Flood Emergency Response

Sovereign Project | 45356-001

The Asian Development Bank has worked with Pakistan to provide the swift delivery of emergency services to people affected by flooding in the Sindh and Balochistan areas. The project provided temporary shelters and bedding to people displaced by the floods. This included the provision of 24,588 tents and 20,000 mosquito nets.

Project Details

  • Project Officer
    Shafi, Mian S.
    Central and West Asia Department
    Request for information
  • Country
  • Modality
    • Grant
  • Sector
    • Public sector management
Project Name Sindh and Balochistan Flood Emergency Response
Project Number 45356-001
Country Pakistan
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Grant
Source of Funding / Amount
Grant 0266-PAK: Sindh and Balochistan Flood Emergency Response
Asia Pacific Disaster Response Fund US$ 3.00 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change
Sector / Subsector

Public sector management / Social protection initiatives

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Description The Grant would provide for temporary shelters, bedding to protect the displaced population form approaching winter and restocking of emergency rescue stocks and equipment.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy The current flood disaster is of a scale beyond the capacity of Pakistan and its own agencies to meet the immediate expenses necessary to restore life-saving services to the affected populations. Pakistan needs help with meeting the costs of disaster management coordination. The proposed APDRF grant that can be used to help with some of the costs associated with the emergency response and address the urgently needed basic food, health and shelter need of the displaced population. The Government has requested assistance for this purpose. The Government has designated NDMA as the agency to receive the proceeds of the proposed grant, hence ensuring timely utilization of the funds and swift delivery of emergency materials and services to the affected population.
Impact Immediate needs of flood dispalced population for health and shelter are met
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Swift delivery of emergency services to the afected population
Progress Toward Outcome Tents and mosquito nets were procured within six months and delivered to the affected areas for onwards distribution to the affected population.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs Provision of temporary shelters, bedding to the displaced population restocking of emergency rescue stocks and equipment
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)

24,588 tents procured.

20,000 mosquito nets procured.

Geographical Location
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects Not applicable as only supply of tents and mosquito nets was involved.
Involuntary Resettlement No involuntary resttlement involved.
Indigenous Peoples There is no impact on indegenous people
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design Consultations were held with NGOs, donors, and the affected communities during the preliminary damage needs assessment and the Grant is in response thereto.
During Project Implementation A survey was conducted to identify the population in relief camps who needed supplies of mosquito nets and tents. The distribution was according the needs identified in the survey.
Responsible ADB Officer Shafi, Mian S.
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Pakistan Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Economic Affairs and Statistics
Room 316, Block C
Secretariat Building
Islamabad, Pakistan
Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
Approval 24 Oct 2011
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 27 Sep 2013

Grant 0266-PAK

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
24 Oct 2011 27 Oct 2011 27 Oct 2011 27 Apr 2012 - 30 Sep 2013
Financing Plan Grant Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 3.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 3.00 29 Sep 2021 3.00 0.00 100%
Counterpart 0.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 29 Sep 2021 3.00 0.00 100%

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