Thuy Trang Dang

Senior Urban Development Specialist, SERD
Profile / Bio: 

Trang is a Senior Urban Development Specialist in the Urban Development and Water Division of the Southeast Asia Department.

Trained as an environmental manager and an urban planner, she has been working on sanitation, urban planning and urban development, water resources management, waste management, biodiversity conservation, community-based forest management, agriculture value chains development, and rural development in Southeast Asia for over 15 years. Most recently, she has been engaging in developing projects on sanitation development in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) and the Philippines, applying the citywide inclusive sanitation (CWIS) approach. In addition to developing and administering projects, she has been involved in country-level sector assessment and strategy planning for Cambodia, Lao PDR, and the Philippines to support ADB’s investments in these countries.


Title Date Learning Materials Topic
Climate Risk and Carbon Footprint Assessment: Prioritization of Climate Projects (Baguio City) 16 September 2022 Slides Climate Change, Disaster Risk Management, Urban Development
Baguio Resilient City Tourism Project: Fecal Sludge Management in Baguio City, Philippines 10 August 2022 Slides Water, Urban Development, Climate Change
Socioeconomic Survey Guide for Urban Development and Water Projects 08 August 2022 Slides Water, Urban Development, Climate Change
Baguio Resilient City Tourism Project 25 November 2021 Slides Climate Change, Disaster Risk Management, Finance
Philippines: Southeast Asia Urban Services (SURF) TA facility: Baguio City gender transformative flood early warning system 06 October 2021 Slides Water, Gender Equality
SERD Policy Talk (SPOT): Reshaping Cities in Post-COVID-19 World 29 July 2021 Multimedia Health, Private Sector, Urban Development
Baguio City Sanitation Improvement Project How Policy, Institutional and Regulatory Reforms can Support More Inclusive Sanitation 13 April 2021 Slides Water, Environment
Municipal plastic waste and economic loss 18 November 2020 Slides Environment, Urban Development