31344-012: Tree Plantation for Livelihood Improvement Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the TA is to prepare an investment project that will improve livelihoods of the rural population through tree plantation. It will build on the successes and lessons learned from the ongoing L1295-LAO: Industrial Tree Plantation Project and identify opportunities and appropriate methodologies for extending tree plantation to poorer groups. The scope will cover Bolikhamxai, Champassak, Khammouan, Saravane, Savannakhet, Vientiane Prefecture, and Vientiane Province. The TA ... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 31344-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 3794
Approval Date 12 Dec 2001
Geographical Location TBD
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Forestry
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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Responsible ADB Officer
Akmal Siddiq
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

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

Executing Agencies
National Agriculture & Forestry Extension Service
Dr. Phet Phomphiphak, Deputy Director General

Last PDS Update
25 Sep 2008