32189-013: Coastal Fisheries Management and Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The objective of the project is to contribute to the alleviation of poverty in coastal communities in Papua New Guinea through increasing income. This is being achieved by (i) strengthening the capabilities of provincial fisheries departments, improving the organization of fishery stakeholders, and promoting co-management of resources, and (ii) providing infrastructure needed to promote development and investment by the private sector, and improving the efficiency and effectiveness of small-scal... Read More

Country Papua New Guinea
Project Number 32189-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 1925
Approval Date 24 Oct 2002
Closing Date 18 Sep 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 5,700
Geographical Location The project is based in the National Fisheries Authority in Port Moresby. The three infrastructure components, as originally designed, are located in: Lae, Morobe province; Sanderson Bay, Alotau, Milne Bay Province; Daru, Western Province.
Sector / Subsector Classification Agriculture and natural resources
/ Fishery
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Environmental sustainability
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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Responsible ADB Officer
Allan Lee
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
Pacific Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Pacific Operations Division

Executing Agencies
National Fisheries Authority
Mr. Sylvester Pokajam

PDS Creation Date
14 Dec 2006

Last PDS Update
14 Dec 2006

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