Metro Manila Flood Management-Phase 1 (WB-P153814)

Countries
  • Philippines
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Approved
Bank Risk Rating
A
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Voting Date
Sep 28, 2017
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Borrower
Government of the Philippines, Department of Finance
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Sectors
  • Water and Sanitation
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Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 207.60 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Loan Amount (USD)
$ 207.60 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)
$ 500.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Bank Documents
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Nov 16, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Mar 26, 2015


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Project Description
According to World Bank website, the development objective of the Metro Manila Flood Management Project for Philippines is to improve flood management in selected areas of Metro Manila. The project comprises of four components: 1. Modernizing drainage areas will construct an estimated 20 new and modernize an estimated 36 existing pumping stations and appurtenant infrastructure, improve the associated waterways and drainage channels, including secondary and tertiary ones as needed, and develop new drains when required. 2. Minimizing solid waste in waterways will carry out neighborhood-level activities near the pumping stations and waterways and drainage channels targeted under component 1 of the project. 3. Participatory housing and resettlement will support three groups of project affected people. Group 1 refers to project affected people (PAPs) who were resettled before December 8, 2014 (the date of the announcement of the project identification mission). Group 2 refers to PAPs that were resettled from technical footprints from December 8, 2014 to project effectiveness. Group 3 refers to PAPs that will be resettled from technical footprints after project effectiveness. 4. Project management and coordination will provide support for the operation of the project management offices in department of public works and highways (DPWH) and metropolitan manila development authority (MMDA) with respect to the management and coordination of their respective parts of the project
Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information
Team Leader: Joop Stoutjesdijk Lead Irrigation Engineer, World Bank Telephone No.: 473-3754 Email Address: jstoutjesdijk@worldbank.org Borrower/Client/Recipient: Department of Finance Telephone No.: (63-2) 523-9216 Email Address: ldeleon@dof.gov.ph Implementing Agency: Department of Environment and Natural Resources Undersecretary and Director of Env. Management bureau Foreign Assisted Projects Office Telephone No: (632) 929-6626 Email Address: jonasrleones@hotmail.com Implementing Agency: Metro Manila Development Authority Dr. Cesar B. Chavez, OIC - AGM for Planning Telephone No.: 09156961131 Email Address: mdps_mmda@yahoo.com ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF WORLD BANK The World Bank Inspection Panel is the independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who believe they are likely to be, or have been, adversely affected by a World Bank-financed project. If you submit a complaint to the Inspection Panel, they may investigate to assess whether the World Bank is following its own policies and procedures for preventing harm to people or the environment. You can contact the Inspection Panel or submit a complaint by emailing ipanel@worldbank.org. You can learn more about the Inspection Panel and how to file a complaint at: http://ewebapps.worldbank.org/apps/ip/Pages/Home.aspx.