40105-012: Agriculture and Natural Resources Sector Needs Assessment

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The TA will assess the current agriculture and rural development situation in Lao PDR and in addition will identify the policy and institutional framework needed for preparing a framework within which an integrated rural investment strategy can be developed. To accomplish this, the ADTA would (i) review past studies of the agriculture and rural development sectors and document recent developments; (ii) prioritize major issues, challenges and constraints, (iii) hold a series of consultations at n... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 40105-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4843
Approval Date 15 Sep 2006
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 750
Geographical Location Agriculture and nonagricultural sectors in Lao PDR
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agriculture and Rural Sector Development

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Bui Minh Giap
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Agriculture, Environment and Natural Resources Div, SERD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Agriculture & Forestry-Irrigation Dep
Dr. Phouang P. Pravongviengkham

PDS Creation Date
14 Aug 2007

Last PDS Update
14 Apr 2010