Support for Post Typhoon Yolanda Disaster Needs Assessment and Response (ADB-47336-001)

  • Philippines
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Specific Location
Visayas Region
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  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
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Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Nov 20, 2013
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Government of the Philippines
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Investment Type(s)
Advisory Services
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 0.89 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Jul 8, 2020

Disclosed by Bank Sep 30, 2016

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Project Description

According to ADB website, In response to the serious effects of Typhoon Yolanda (international name Haiyan) in the Visayas Region, the Government of Philippines is providing immediate humanitarian and early recovery support to areas affected by the typhoon and organizing the early stages of post disaster needs assessment (PDNA) as the basis for recovery and reconstruction. ADB has established the Typhoon Yolanda Response Team to coordinate and cooperate with the Government and development partners for speedy response to Typhoon Yolanda.

The expected impact of the TA is strengthened recovery and reconstruction of areas impacted by Typhoon Yolanda. The outcome will be the PDNA to be informed by analysis and incorporated into Government recovery and reconstruction plans.

Investment Description

Contact Information

Project Officer: Teoh, Su Chin
Southeast Asia Department, ADB
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