32285-033: Agriculture Sector Development (Investment Loan)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the agro-industry small- and medium-sized enterprise (SME) Loan is to support the Government's efforts to reduce poverty and promote private sector investments in agro-based businesses through credit provision. The loan will be implemented in rural areas of Vietnam, broadly defined to include communes, villages, and provincial and district towns whose economic roles and functions are closely linked to agricultural and rural enterprises. Areas inside the municipal boundaries ... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 32285-033
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 1973
Approval Date 16 Dec 2002
Closing Date 22 Sep 2008
Geographical Location Nationwide coverage
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agriculture and Rural Sector Development
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

Results Delivered

Microfinance loan accounts opened / end borrowers reached (number) 3,775

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
Raymond Z. H. Renfro
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

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

Executing Agencies
Viet Nam Bank for Agriculture and Rural Dev't.
Dr. Do Tat Ngoc

PDS Creation Date
11 Dec 2006

Last PDS Update
18 Jul 2008