Project Name Northern Community Managed Irrigation
Project Number 34188-013
Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan 2086-LAO: Northern Community Managed Irrigation
Asian Development Fund US$ 10.00 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Agriculture, natural resources and rural development - Agricultural policy, institutional and capacity development - Agricultural production - Irrigation

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Provinces of Huaphanh, Luang Prabang, Vientiane, Xayabury and Xiengkhuang in Lao Peoples Democratic Republic.

Safeguard Categories

Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services The Project will provide 57 person months of international and 230 person months of domestic consulting services for project management and a number of technical inputs. The consultants will be selected and engaged in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants and other arrangements satisfactory to ADB for engaging domestic consultants.
Procurement Goods and related services valued at more than $500,000 equivalent will be procured through international competitive bidding (ICB), and those valued at $500,000 or less through international shopping (IS) in accordance with ADB's Guidelines for Procurement. Off the shelf items including vehicles, equipment, and materials valued at less than $100,000 may be procured through direct purchase (DP). Civil works contracts estimated to cost more than $1 million will be procured by international competitive bidding ICB, and contracts costing $1 million or less through local competitive bidding (LBC).

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Sisavanh Phanouvong
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Lao Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Department of Irrigation
*Mr. Phaythoune Phomvixay
P.O. Box 5192, Vientiane
Lao People's Democratic Republic


Concept Clearance 11 Sep 2001
Fact Finding 18 Jun 2003 to 04 Jul 2003
MRM 08 Sep 2003
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 11 Dec 2006
Last PDS Update 30 Sep 2010

LoanĀ 2086-LAO

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
05 Jul 2004 10 Aug 2004 14 Oct 2004 30 Apr 2011 - 23 Feb 2011
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 12.90 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 10.00 05 Jul 2004 10.34 0.00 100%
Counterpart 2.90 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 05 Jul 2004 10.34 0.00 100%

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