ADB, Japan to Help Mitigate Water Disasters


will draw USD2 million from the Japan Special Fund to boost water disaster management in Asia. The grant aims to support new approaches in flood management in Bangladesh, India, Indonesia and the lower Mekong River basin. Workshops and training will be also provided to build the capacities of sector professionals and bolster emergency response services.

About the author

  • Ma. Rizza Leonzon

    As a former staff writer, Rizza focused mainly on business coverage, including key donors such as the Asian Development Bank and AusAID.