37579-012: Sustainable Natural Resource Management and Productivity Enhancement Project

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Technical Assistance is required in view of the complexity related to introducing social and environmental safeguards into the process for screening and approving investments in the sector, and for properly conducting financial and economic appraisals of proposed investments, as well as to better incorporate intensifying global and regional issues related to food security into sectoral policy-making and planning Furthermore, the limited experience of provincial agencies to manage sector ... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 37579-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 7241
Approval Date 23 Feb 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 700
Geographical Location Five Southern Provinces: Savannakhet, Champasak, Salavan, Attapeu and Sekong
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agricultural policy, institutional and capacity development

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Hidefumi Murashita
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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
Phouang Parisak Pravongviengkham

PDS Creation Date
07 Oct 2008

Last PDS Update
03 Jul 2014