37707-012: Improving Rice Farmer's Livelihoods Through Rice Information Technology

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The overall objective of the proposed initiative is to improve food security and livelihood of poor farmers in the GMS through increased access and application of up-to-date and comprehensive web-based information, and using ICT to share information and experience at the regional level.... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 37707-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Grant No. 9047
Approval Date 04 Jun 2004
Geographical Location Cambodia, Thailand & Vietnam
Sector / Subsector Classification Agriculture and natural resources
/ Agricultural Production and Markets
Thematic Classification Social development
Safeguard Categories Environment: C

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Ian William Makin
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

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

Executing Agencies
International Rice Research Institute
Mr. Joseph Rickman, Head

PDS Creation Date
15 Apr 2008

Last PDS Update
16 Oct 2008

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