Project ID: 34136

Chinese diplomatic personnel and Chinese companies donated 6 million kyat for tsunami relief in Myanmar (linked to projects #39186 and #39187)

Commitment amount

$ 1984302.624

Constant 2017 USD

Summary

Funding agency [Type]

Chinese Embassy [Government Agency]

Recipient

Myanmar

Sector

Emergency response (Code: 720)

Flow type

Grant

Concessional

Yes

Category

Intent

Development (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Commercial

Development

Representational

Mixed

Financial Flow Classification

ODA-like (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Official Development Assistance

Other Official Flows

Vague (Official Finance)

Flows categorized based on OECD-DAC guidelines

Project lifecycle

Status

Completion (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Pledge

Commitment

Implementation

Completion

Suspended

Cancelled

Milestones

Commitment year

2005

Completion

2005

2005-01-07

Actual

Description

On 7 January 2005, Chinese diplomatic personnel and Chinese companies donated 6 million Kyats for tsunami relief. These funds were transferred to the Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement and it appears that the transfer has taken place. According to the Chinese ECCO website, Ambassador Li Jinjun on behalf of the Chinese Embassy, ​​the Consulate General in Mandalay and Myanmar Chinese Chamber of Commerce to the Myanmar government donated 6,129,400 kyat. Furthermore, on the same occasion the Chinese Embassy also donated 1,865,400 kyat as an individual donation (Project ID #39186). The Chinese government had also donated $ 200,000 in emergency cash assistance to the Myanmar government (Project ID #39187).

Additional details

China contributed 63 million USD for tsunami relief in total, and most of the individual project are captured. (see projects linked with resource #41811).

Number of official sources

3

Number of unofficial sources

4

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Details

Cofinanced

No

Receiving agencies [Type]

Government of Myanmar (Burma) [Government Agency]