26015-032: Optimizing Productivity of Poor Water User Associations

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Description

The long-term objective of the Project is to optimize the productivity of poor and marginal farmers in FMIS developed under SISP, and thus improve their income potential and reduce poverty. A specific objective is to increase the income of small and marginal farmers, particularly women, and generate employment opportunities in rural areas. The immediate objective is to improve seed multiplication and support other income generating activities to enhance the poverty reduction impact of SISP while... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 26015-032
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Grant No. 9032
Approval Date 04 Aug 2003
Geographical Location Central and Eastern Development Region of Nepal.
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agriculture and Natural Resources

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Kenichi Yokoyama
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Department of Irrigation, Lagankhel
Mr. A.K. Pokharel

PDS Creation Date
20 Apr 2006

Last PDS Update
15 Jul 2008

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