50216-001: El-Nino Disaster Response Project | Asian Development Bank

Viet Nam: El-Nino Disaster Response Project

Sovereign (Public) Project | 50216-001 Status: Closed

The project consist of activities relating to the provision of life preserving services for communities affected by the following natural disaster: the El-Nino Southern Oscillation effect, causing serious drought conditions in South Central and Central Highland regions as well as severe drought and saltwater intrusion in the Mekong Delta.

Project Details

Project Officer
Ranawana, Sanath Southeast Asia Department Request for information
Country
  • Viet Nam
Modality
  • Grant
Sector
  • Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
 
Project Name El-Nino Disaster Response Project
Project Number 50216-001
Country Viet Nam
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Grant
Source of Funding / Amount
Grant 0480-VIE: El-Nino Disaster Response
Asia Pacific Disaster Response Fund US$ 3.00 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Agriculture, natural resources and rural development / Agricultural policy, institutional and capacity development - Rural flood protection - Rural sanitation - Rural water supply services

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Description The project consist of activities relating to the provision of life preserving services for communities affected by the following natural disaster: the El-Nino Southern Oscillation effect, causing serious drought conditions in South Central and Central Highland regions as well as severe drought and saltwater intrusion in the Mekong Delta.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy The government has acknowledged ADB's valuable contribution in supporting medium to long term solutions. In addition, by letter dated 20 April 2016, the government specifically requested ADB's grant assistance through the APDRF, to address the immediate humanitarian needs including: provision of drinking water; ensuring access to clean water sources; containing the rising cases of disease; addressing food shortages; and addressing malnutrition.
Impact
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome

- Retroactive financing for construction of 20 water wells in the two provinces of Dak Lak and Tien Giang

- Provision and installation of water storage tanks and water purifiers at schools and community places

- Provision of water storage tanks to affected households. The project provided two types of water tanks, i.e., 1000L and 1500L water tanks to a total 7,700 households in seven provinces of the affected area.

Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)

- 20 water wells constructed in Tien Giang and Dak Lak provinces

- 305 water storage tanks and water purifiers provided and installed at schools and community places

- 7,700 affected households provided with water storage tanks

Geographical Location Nation-wide
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects N/A
Involuntary Resettlement N/A
Indigenous Peoples N/A
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design N/A
During Project Implementation N/A
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services N/A
Procurement Following procurement procedures suitable for emergency response in accordance with APDRF Implementation Guidelines. ADB's Procurement Guidelines and Guidelines on the Use of Consultants by the Asian Development Bank and Its Borrowers will not apply
Responsible ADB Officer Ranawana, Sanath
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Viet Nam Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Agriculture & Rural Development (MARD)
C10 Nguyen Hong Street
Dong Ha, Hanoi Viet Nam
Timetable
Concept Clearance 11 Aug 2016
Fact Finding -
MRM -
Approval 01 Jun 2016
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 21 Sep 2017

Grant 0480-VIE

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
01 Jun 2016 12 Sep 2016 12 Sep 2016 12 Mar 2017 - 16 Jan 2018
Financing Plan Grant Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 3.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 3.00 01 Jun 2016 2.92 0.00 97%
Counterpart 0.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 01 Jun 2016 2.92 0.00 97%
Status of Covenants
Category Sector Safeguards Social Financial Economic Others
Rating - Satisfactory - Satisfactory - -

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