Pakistan: Preparation of National Agriculture Strategy

Sovereign Project | 38430-012 Status: Closed


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Project Name Preparation of National Agriculture Strategy
Project Number 38430-012
Country Pakistan
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4723-PAK: Preparation of National Agriculture Strategy
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 350,000.00
TA 4723-PAK: Preparation of National Agriculture Strategy (supplementary)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 100,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

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

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
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

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 A Team of seven consultants: one international (Team Leader) and six domestic consultants. The team would be led by an agriculture economicst with strong background in agricultural policies, institutions and administration and extensive experience at the national and international level. The other members of the team will prepare thematic papers and assist the provincial working groups in consolidating the provincial strategy document in the folloiwng disciples: (1) Field Crops, (2) Horticulture and Floriculture, (3) Livestock and Poultry, (4) On-farm Wter Management, (5) Institutions and Policy, and (6) Devolution and Information Management.
Procurement tbd

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Binsar Tambunan
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Energy Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock
Shahid Hussain Raja
Ministry of Food, Agriculture, and Livestock


Concept Clearance 01 Jul 2004
Fact Finding 01 Oct 2005 to 18 Oct 2005
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 18 Apr 2006
Last PDS Update 25 Apr 2009

TA 4723-PAK

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
09 Dec 2005 04 Jan 2006 04 Jan 2006 31 Dec 2006 30 Apr 2008 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
450,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 450,000.00 09 Dec 2005 428,293.22
Title Document Type Document Date
National Agriculture Sector Strategy TA Completion Reports Apr 2009
National Agriculture Sector Strategy Technical Assistance Reports Dec 2005

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