39092-012: Transboundary Animal Disease Control for Poverty Reduction in the Greater Mekong Subregion

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The goal is to reduce poverty and improve livelihoods of the poor in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) by increasing livestock productivity, and enhancing local, regional, and international trade in livestock and livestock products by controlling the transboundary animal diseases (TAD). The purpose is to increase incomes of poor livestock farmers who represent the majority of the poor in GMS by developing a regional cooperation framework and implementing relevant interventions to control transb... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 39092-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers TA No. 6390
Approval Date 27 Mar 2007
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 1,150
Geographical Location Greater Mekong Subregion
Sector / Subsector Classification Agriculture and natural resources
/ Livestock
Thematic Classification Capacity development
Regional cooperation and integration
Social development



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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Sununtar Setboonsarng
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

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

Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
Ms. Manoshi Mitra

Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN
Dr. Subhash Morzaria

PDS Creation Date
08 Dec 2006

Last PDS Update
27 Mar 2014