38301-013: Dryland Sustainable Agriculture Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project will improve dryland farming in Gansu, Henan, and Shandong provinces, and is located in the transition zone from the northeastern to the central western plains along the middle reaches of the Yellow River. The Project will benefit about 600,000 farm households and improve the production capacity of about 120,000 hectares (ha) in 27 counties, cities, and districts. The Project will adopt a farm-to-market, value-chain approach that creates value for poor farmers, local ... Read More

Country China, People's Republic of
Project Number 38301-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2474
Grant No. 0128
Approval Date 25 Nov 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 83,000
Geographical Location 27 counties in Gansu, Henan, and Shandong provinces.
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agricultural production
Agro-industry, marketing, and trade
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Partnerships (PAR)
Private sector development (PSD)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: B

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Yi Jiang
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Responsible ADB Department
East Asia Department

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

Executing Agencies
Henan Provincial Government (HPG)

Shandong Provincial Government

Ministry of Agriculture
Mr. Tang Zhishao

Gansu Provincial Government

PDS Creation Date
18 Feb 2008

Last PDS Update
29 Sep 2014