39370-022: Agriculture Market Infrastructure Project (formerly Commercial Agriculture Development Project)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The proposed Agriculture Market Infrastructure Project (the Project) will deliver the following key outputs: (i) improved agricultural marketing infrastructure and (ii) improved product standards and certification systems. The Project will invest in the following livestock processing and horticultural market facilities: (i) two slaughterhouses in Kabul and three in the provinces; (ii) small-scale packing, sorting, grading, drying, and cold storage facilities in horticultural production areas; a... Read More

Country Afghanistan
Project Number 39370-022
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Grant No. 0126
Approval Date 21 Nov 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 30,000
Geographical Location Regional locations were identified across the seven agro-ecological zones that are represented by the major regional centers (Herat, Jalalabad, Kabul, Kandahar, Kunduz, Gardez and Mazar)
Sector / Subsector Classification Agriculture and natural resources
/ Agricultural Production and Markets
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Environmental sustainability
Private sector development
Gender Mainstreaming Categories Effective gender mainstreaming
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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Responsible ADB Officer
Mohammad Hanif Ayubi
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Afghanistan Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance
Mr. Omar Zakhilwal

PDS Creation Date
30 Jan 2009

Last PDS Update
21 Jul 2014

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