Earthquake Emergency Response Project (ADB-52115-001)

Countries
  • Papua New Guinea
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
Active
Bank Risk Rating
U
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
Mar 20, 2018
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Borrower
Government of Papua New Guinea
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Humanitarian Response
  • Law and Government
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Investment Type(s)
Grant
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 1.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Jan 11, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Sep 28, 2018


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Project Description

According to the bank website, the funds are being used to procure relief supplies (e.g. water tanks) to be distributed to the affected areas: 1. Southern Highlands Province 2. Western Province 3. Hela Province and 4. Enga Province.

Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)

Asia Pacific Disaster Response Fund US$ 1.00 million

Contact Information

Responsible ADB Officer Faber, Edward
Responsible ADB Department Pacific Department
Responsible ADB Division Papua New Guinea Resident Mission
Executing Agencies Department of Treasury
6/F The Treasury Building, Lamana Road, P.O Box 542, Waigani Drive, NCD, Papua New Guinea

ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF ADB

The Accountability Mechanism is an independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who believe they are likely to be, or have been, adversely affected by an Asian Development Bank-financed project. If you submit a complaint to the Accountability Mechanism, they may investigate to assess whether the Asian Development Bank is following its own policies and procedures for preventing harm to people or the environment. You can learn more about the Accountability Mechanism and how to file a complaint at: http://www.adb.org/site/accountability-mechanism/main