31212-023: Agriculture Sector Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The primary goal of the proposed Agriculture Sector Development Program (ASDP) is to support the development of a more market-oriented, efficient and sustainable agriculture sector which reduces poverty by increasing income and employment opportunities. The primary objective is to promote economic growth by revitalizing the agriculture sector, and the secondary objective is to reduce poverty. Read More

Country Mongolia
Project Number 31212-023
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 1822
Approval Date 21 Dec 2000
Closing Date 24 Oct 2007
Geographical Location Most of the proposed activities under the investment project will focus on a project area in four Western aimags, namely Gobi-Altay, Hovd, Zavhan, and Uvs, and credit line will be extended in addition to those aimags to Darhan-Uul and Selenge aimags.
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agriculture and Rural Sector Development
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Mandar Jayawant
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Responsible ADB Department
East Asia Department

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

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Food and Agriculture
Mr. N. Batsuuri

PDS Creation Date
15 Dec 2006

Last PDS Update
03 Mar 2008