Luisa Tuiafitu Malolo​ | Director | Ministry of Meteorology, Energy, Information, Disaster Management, Environment, Climate Change and Communications (MEIDECC) |

MDB FOCAL POINTS (country level):

Maria Paniagua | Unit Head, Project Administration |

Marcos Vaena | Operations Officer |

Sam Wedderburn | Sr. Natural Resources Management Specialist | 


Joint Mission: May 18-19, 2010
Completion Report 

Second Joint Mission: March 5-9, 2012
Terms of Reference  


Tonga - PPCR Strategic Program | Expert Quality Review | Presentation | Proposed Decision (French | Spanish)
Endorsed on April 30, 2012 (Approved Decision)
Endorsement Letter (May 18, 2012) 

Comments from the Sub-Committee:
Germany (May 7, 2012)
United Kingdom (May 11, 2012) 

Investment Plan Preparation Grant (Phase I)
Investment Plan Preparation Grant Proposal | Proposed Decision
Approved on October 20, 2010 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s):
USD 250,000

Comments from the Sub-Committee:
Jamaica (October 13, 2010)
Australia (October 13, 2010)
United Kingdom (October 13, 2010)
United Kingdom (October 15, 2010)

Endorsement of Additional Grant resources to further advance the objectives of the SPCR (ADB)
Concept Note | Proposed Decision
Approved on August 22, 2013 
Approved amount(s):
USD 5.0 million


Climate Resilience Sector Project
Project Details
Cover Note (Summary) | Project Administration Manual | Report and Recommendation of the President to the Board of DirectorsSector Assessment | MDB Project Implementation Services (MPIS)Proposed Decision
Approved on October 8, 2013 (Approved Decision
Approved amount(s): USD 19.25 million (grant funding)
USD 199,370 (MPIS Final tranche)

Comments and Responses:
United Kingdom (October 7, 2013) 
Germany (October 8, 2013) 

Capacity Building to Support Transformation to Climate Resilient Development Path (ADB)
Sustainable Climate Change Financing (ADB)
Building Ecosystem Resilience and Climate Proofing Critical Infrastructure (including coastal protection systems) (ADB)
Project Preparation Grant
Approved amount(s):
USD 750,000

MDB Project Implementation Services (MPIS)
Approved on April 20, 2012 (Approved Decision)
Approved amount(s):
USD 199,375 (MPIS First tranche)

*Also see Pacific Region's PPCR Programming