40040-012: Partnership on Persistent Organic Pollutants Pesticides Management for Agricultural Production in Central Asian Countries

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The goal of the project is to protect human health and the environment by eliminating Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) pesticides in cotton crop through implementation of alternative pest management systems and adoption of innovative financial mechanisms for cleaning up contaminated sites in the participating countries. These efforts will eventually reduce poverty in the rural area of Central Asia and Caucasus (CAC) region by improving the productivity and removing a trade barrier. The pro... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 40040-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 6339
Approval Date 25 Aug 2006
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agricultural Production and Markets

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Robert Everitt
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
CWAE

Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank

PDS Creation Date
21 Feb 2006

Last PDS Update
23 May 2011

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