Regional Partnerships for Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Preparedness (TA-6496)

DATE OF ENTRY

09 March 2012

PROJECT STATUS

Ongoing

Funding Organisation

Asian Development Bank

This Technical Assistance (TA) will strengthen financial resilience of participating Pacific islands to the effects of natural disasters, including those exacerbated by human-induced climate change. The outcome of this TA will be an improved geophysical-information-environment which supports greater resilience to climate impacts/shocks through both government and development partner decision-making regarding hazard exposure and risk minimization, and supportive of the assessment of the feasibility of a regional pooled catastrophe insurance scheme and its subsequent development.

Funding Organisation: 

Asian Development Bank

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