Tajikistan: Rural Development

Sovereign Project | 37530-022 Status: Closed


Latest Project Documents

Title Date
Rural Development Project Jun 2005

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Project Name Rural Development
Project Number 37530-022
Country Tajikistan
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4598-TAJ: Rural Development
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 700,000.00
Poverty Reduction Fund US$ 150,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Partnerships
Sector / Subsector

Agriculture, natural resources and rural development - Agricultural policy, institutional and capacity development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Gender equity
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location The geographical location for the proposed project will be agreed at the beginning of the TA, based on selection criteria to be agreed with the Government.

Safeguard Categories

Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples B

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services

The TA will be undertaken over 8 months in two phases. About 76 person-months of consulting services (22 international and 54 domestic) will be required. The international experts will include: a team leader-economist-planner (8 months), institutional development specialist (2 months phase I and 2 months phase II), agriculture economist (2 months phase II), environmentalist (1 month phase I and 2 months phase II), sociologist (2 months phase II) and others (3 months) as needed.

The domestic experts will include: economist/deputy team leader (8 months), institutional specialist (7 months), rural engineer (7 months), rural sociologist (7 months), agribusiness specialist (1 month phase I and 4 months phase II), environmental specialist/sustainable land management (7 months), agriculture/livestock specialist (7 months) and others (6 months) as needed.

The services of a firm will be engaged in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants and other arrangements acceptable to ADB for engaging domestic consultants. A simplified technical proposal using the quality- and cost-based selection procedure will be adopted for recruiting the consulting firm.

Procurement None.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Randall Jones
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Energy Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Agriculture
Mr. Voris S. Madaminov, Minister of Agriculture
44 Hudaki Street,Dushanbe Tajikistan


Concept Clearance 10 Mar 2003
Fact Finding 15 Nov 2004 to 23 Nov 2004
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 03 Nov 2008

TA 4598-TAJ

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
14 Jun 2005 29 Jul 2005 29 Jul 2005 31 Mar 2006 30 Mar 2007 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
700,000.00 150,000.00 182,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,032,000.00 14 Jun 2005 796,585.74
Title Document Type Document Date
Rural Development Project Technical Assistance Reports Jun 2005

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