33224-012: Agribusiness Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The objective of the proposed project is to increase rural employment, increase rural incomes and reduce poverty through a greater commercialization of farming systems and of backwards and forwards linkages to agriculture production. The proposed project will comprise provision of: (i) support to develop an enabling environment for agribusiness; (ii) agribusiness support services and promotion of stakeholder networking; (iii) support for expansion of agribusiness activities; and (iv) support for... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 33224-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4139
Approval Date 04 Jul 2003
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 650
Geographical Location Country-wide
Sector / Subsector Classification Agriculture and natural resources
/ Agricultural Production and Markets
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Jiangfeng Zhang
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

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

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Agriculture

PDS Creation Date
24 Feb 2006

Last PDS Update
09 Aug 2011

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