Tonga : COVID-19 Emergency Response

Sovereign Project | 54135-002

Project Name COVID-19 Emergency Response
Project Number 54135-002
Country / Economy Tonga
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Grant
Source of Funding / Amount
Grant 0693-TON: COVID-19 Emergency Response (Additional Financing)
Asia Pacific Disaster Response Fund US$ 470,000.00
Operational Priorities OP1: Addressing remaining poverty and reducing inequalities
Sector / Subsector

Health / Disease control of communicable disease

Gender No gender elements
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Tonga's immediate financial, logistic, and other constraints needs during disease outbreak preparedness and emergency response alleviated

Project Outcome
Description of Outcome


Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs


Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Nation-wide
Safeguard Categories
Environment C
Involuntary Resettlement C
Indigenous Peoples C
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Responsible ADB Officer Lam, Ki Fung Kelvin
Responsible ADB Department Pacific Department
Responsible ADB Division PASP
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance
Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding 31 Mar 2020 to 31 Mar 2020
MRM 13 May 2020
Approval 06 Apr 2020
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 23 Apr 2020

Grant 0693-TON

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
06 Apr 2020 08 Apr 2020 09 Apr 2020 08 Oct 2020 - 03 Jun 2021
Financing Plan Grant Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 0.47 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 0.47 17 Jun 2022 0.47 0.00 100%
Counterpart 0.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 17 Jun 2022 0.47 0.00 100%

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