30540-013: Agrarian Reform Communities

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Project will increase the income of Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries (ARBs), improve their quality of life by providing basic infrastructure and development support services, and increase agricultural production. Out of 984 Agrarian Reform Communities (ARCs) nationwide, the Project will assist about 140 ARCs, selected on the basis of comprehensive criteria. The Project has four components: (a) Rural Infrastructure which includes access infrastructure (roads, bridges, etc.; communal irrigation;... Read More

Country Philippines
Project Number 30540-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Date 18 Dec 1998
Closing Date 26 Dec 2008
Geographical Location the Project covers 33 provinces in Luzon, Visayas, Mindanao, and ARMM.
Sector / Subsector Classification Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
/ Agriculture and Natural Resources
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

Results Delivered

National highways and provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 1,201
New households served with water supply (number) 15,504
Land improved through irrigation services, drainage, and flood management (hectares) 6,792

The results data reported above are limited to ADB's core sectors, as defined under Strategy 2020 and tracked through indicators in the ADB Results Framework. For definitions of results indicators, please see the ADB Results Framework Indicators Definition.

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Manoshi Mitra
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

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

Executing Agencies
Department of Agrarian Reform
*Mr. Vince N. Camba

PDS Creation Date
07 Dec 2006

Last PDS Update
15 Apr 2008

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