Strengthening Infrastructure Capacity and Innovation for Inclusive Growth (ADB-50288-002)

  • Philippines
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
Risk rating varies among banks and may refer only to the particular investment and not to the risk for the project as a whole. Projects marked 'U' have an 'Unknown' risk rating at the time of disclosure.
Voting Date
Jun 30, 2017
The estimate day the bank will vote on a proposed investment. The decision dates may change, so review updated project documents or contact the EWS team.
Government of the Philippines
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
  • Agriculture and Forestry
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Type(s)
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 5.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 5.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Jul 15, 2020

Disclosed by Bank Jul 7, 2017

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Project Description

This Technical Assistance (TA) grant is split into two phases; phase 1 will ensure smooth and timely start-up of the proposed Project and phase 2 will implement a project management and monitoring system. The TA will directly support the Government and the proposed Project by: (i) screening and prioritizing projects for inclusion in the proposed Project; (ii) enhancing the current management and monitoring system and structures, (iii) identifying key specialist support to augment capacity in DOF, NEDA, DPWH, and DOTr, and (iv) supporting in the implementation of a project management and monitoring system as part of the Build Build Build program.


Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Contact Information

Department of Finance
Maria Edita Z Tan, Assistant Secretary, International Finance Group
DOF Building Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Complex Roxas Blvd., Manila, Philippines


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