32285-013: Agriculture Sector Development Program (Policy Reform Loan)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Program has been designed to assist the Government address key constraints in the agriculture sector regarding productivity and competitiveness with an emphasis on small farmers. The long-term goals of the policy loan are to increase agricultural growth on a sustainable basis, create employment opportunities, and reduce poverty in the rural areas. Beneficiaries will be provided with opportunities to increase crop yields and diversity, incomes, and employment and improve their quality of life... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 32285-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 1972
Approval Date 16 Dec 2002
Closing Date 12 Dec 2007
Geographical Location Nationwide coverage
Sector / Subsector Classification Agriculture and natural resources
/ Agriculture and Rural Sector Development
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Ahsan Tayyab
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

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

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Agriculture & Rural Development (MARD)
Mr. Duong Van Xanh

PDS Creation Date
21 Nov 2006

Last PDS Update
27 Mar 2008

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