37292-012: High Mountain Agribusiness and Livelihood Improvement (HIMALI) Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The project will seek to reduce poverty in highland areas, by improving income, employment opportunities and the nutritional status of poor farm families and women in particular; and by increasing the productivity of the livestock subsector, if found feasible. Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 37292-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers TA No. 7298
Approval Date 08 Jun 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 1,510
Geographical Location Jumula, Mustang, and Solukhumbu Districts
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Private sector development (PSD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: B

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Arun S. Rana
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Nepal Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives
Krishna Prasad Sankhi

PDS Creation Date
23 Feb 2006

Last PDS Update
08 Jul 2014