35309-012: Capacity Building for Gender Mainstreaming in Agriculture

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objectives of the TA are to (i) build gender-responsive institutions and systems at the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry (MAF), (ii) strengthen the capacity of MAF officials and selected provincial and district office staff to incorporate gender in the MAF's policies, strategies, programs, and projects; and (iii) deliver gender-sensitive and pro-poor agricultural extension services. Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 35309-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 4655
Approval Date 29 Sep 2005
Geographical Location Lao PDR
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agriculture and Rural Sector Development



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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Mio Oka
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

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

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Agriculture & Forestry-Irrigation Dep
Dr. Monthathip Chanpengxay

PDS Creation Date
06 Apr 2006

Last PDS Update
13 Mar 2008