39142-012: Supporting Community-Based Agricultural Extension and Training in Mountainous Districts

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The JFPR Project will contribute to poverty reduction in the mountainous districts in the northern central region of Viet Nam by enhancing agricultural income and ensuring food security (rice and maize) among the poor through community-based agricultural extension and training programs. The Project specifically aims to (i) improve livelihoods of the rural poor in remote communities through better cultivation practices on food crops, and through appropriate knowledge and technologies for ... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 39142-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Grant No. 9071
Approval Date 22 Aug 2005
Geographical Location Than Hoa and Nghe Anh Provinces, Viet Nam
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agricultural Production and Markets
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: A



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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Masahiro Otsuka
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

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

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Agriculture & Rural Development (MARD)
Nguyen Tanh Lam

PDS Creation Date
14 Mar 2008

Last PDS Update
06 Sep 2011