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  • Philippines
Location: Nation-wide
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  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Status: Proposed
Bank Risk Rating: U
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Borrower or Client: Government of the Philippines
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  • Industry and Trade
  • Technical Cooperation
Investment Type(s): Grant
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Investment Amount (USD): $ 0.80 million
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Original disclosure @ ADB website
Updated in EWS: 2017-06-01
Disclosure Date: 2016-09-30
Strengthening Capacity for Implementing the Rural Enterprise and Rural Employment Program

Project Description
The PPTA will be divided into two parts: (i) Part A-Review of rural employment and rural enterprise projects and (ii) Part B-Overall design and due diligence of the rural enterprise and rural employment project including development of inclusive business investments through partnership with the private sector and identification of policy issues. Major activities: -Carry out review of rural employment and rural enterprise initiatives in the Philippines and elsewhere (0.5- 0.75 month) -Carry out sector analysis -Develop criteria for geographical targeting and province selection -Design project outputs including fund flow mechanisms and accompanying due diligence -Generate awareness and ownership among private sector -Capacity building for inclusive business including inclusive business accreditation with BOI
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The Department of Trade and Industry 4th Flr., Industry & Investment Building 385 Sen. Gil J. Puyat Avenue, Makati Philippines Responsible ADB Officer Teoh, Su Chin Southeast Asia Department Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, SERD 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
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