35228-013: Participatory Livestock Development II

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Project's objective is to reduce rural poverty in 20 districts of northwest Bangladesh. To achieve the objective, the Project will increase income-generating activities and employment from livestock related enterprises for the rural poor, particularly landless households with focus of households headed by women. The Project will build the individual and community capability to identify and manage production enterprises. The Project will provide microfinance for a range of income generating a... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 35228-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2070
Approval Date 19 Dec 2003
Closing Date 10 Sep 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 20,000
Geographical Location The total project area will cover 157 subdistricts in 20 districts of northwest and northcentral regions of Bangladesh.
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Livestock
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Md. Shahidul Alam
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Bangladesh Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Department of Livestock Services
Md. Shahidul Islam

Palli Karma-Sahayak Foundation (PKSF)
Md. Nurul Islam

PDS Creation Date
04 Feb 2007

Last PDS Update
09 Apr 2014

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