33521-032: Technology and Institutional Development for Sustainable Locust Management

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Description

A locust infestation has affected Kazakhstans cropland with increasing severity since late 1998. Given the potentially explosive growth of the locust population under present agroclimatic conditions, more severe and extensive plague could ensue in coming years unless immediate mitigative steps are taken. The TA is to assist the Ministry of Agriculture of Kazakhstan and other concerned organizations in formulating and implementing an environmentally sound, and financially sustainable long-run str... Read More

Country Kazakhstan
Project Number 33521-032
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status
Approval Number TA No. 3647
Approval Date 23 Apr 2001
Sector / Subsector Classification Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
/ Agricultural Production and Markets

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Responsible ADB Officer
Binsar P. Tambunan
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
CWAE

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Agriculture

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