Advancing Inclusive and Resilient Urban Development Targeted at the Urban Poor: Building Resilience of the Urban Poor: The Potential for Disaster Risk Financing Solutions Used by Microfinance Institutions Consultant's Report

Consultants' Reports | November 2022

Innovative financing solutions to build resilience against geophysical shocks are needed to reverse recent and impede future setbacks in poverty reduction. To this end, the focus of this report is the role for Disaster Risk Financing (DRF) solutions targeted at microfinance institutions (MFIs) serving the urban poor in Bangladesh and Indonesia. As will be developed within, the urban poor are most vulnerable to geophysical shocks. 

Consultants' reports describe activities by a consultant or group of consultants related to preparing a technical assistance project.

This document dated November 2022 is provided for the ADB regional project 51325-001.