42164-012: Piloting the Post-Harvest Technology and Skills Bridging Program for Rural Poor

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The objective is to reduce poverty among the rural poor in Cambodia by improving the post-harvest skills of agricultural producers and enhancing the knowledge and technical skills of youth to meet the demands of industry. The immediate objectives are to (i) increase the value added to agricultural produce through post-harvest skills development and training, and (ii) meet the needs of diversified enterprises through a technical vocational education and training (TVET) skills bridging program for... Read More

Country Cambodia
Project Number 42164-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Grant No. 9133
Approval Date 20 Apr 2009
Closing Date 19 Apr 2013
Geographical Location Kampot, Battambang, Siem Reap and Phnom Penh
Sector / Subsector Classification Education
/ Technical Education and Vocational Skills Training
Thematic Classification Capacity development
Economic growth
Social development
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Sophea Mar
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Cambodia Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Labor and Vocational Training
H.E. Pich Sophoan

PDS Creation Date
01 Aug 2008

Last PDS Update
22 Nov 2013

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