Regional: Capacity Strengthening for Gender Mainstreaming in the Agriculture Sector

Sovereign Project | 43241-012 Status: Closed


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Project Name Capacity Strengthening for Gender Mainstreaming in the Agriculture Sector
Project Number 43241-012
Country Regional
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7624-REG: Capacity Strengthening for Gender Mainstreaming in the Agriculture Sector
Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction US$ 480,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Agriculture, natural resources and rural development - Agricultural policy, institutional and capacity development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Gender equity
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome

Orientation workshops for 3 pilot provinces conducted. Each workshop included gender analysis modules, integration of gender analysis in planning cycles, monitoring and evaluation and results-based framework.

Learning workshop was condcuted with participants from MAF, DAW and participating projects.

Final workshop conducted which included distribution of final training manual.

Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)

Key planning members and staff from the sub-Committee for Advancement of Women (CAW) attended the orientation workshops. Five key members from sub-CAW were provided with a training-of-trainers sessions that preceded the actual workshops.

Guidelines for sex-disaggregated data collecion has been prepared.

Gender Integration Manual has been finalized.

Geographical Location Lao PDR

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services A team of international and national consultants has been recruited to help MAF. A total of 10 pm international and 14 pm national consultants will be engaged under the TA. A total of 4 consultant positions are proposed comprising 2 international and 2 national consultants. Additional consultant has been mobilized to finalize the training module and for final worskhop.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Syarifah Aman-Wooster
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines


Concept Clearance 29 Jul 2010
Fact Finding 02 Aug 2010 to 06 Aug 2010
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 16 Aug 2010
Last PDS Update 23 Apr 2014

TA 7624-REG

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
22 Oct 2010 24 Nov 2010 24 Nov 2010 31 Oct 2012 31 Dec 2013 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
0.00 480,000.00 20,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 500,000.00 22 Oct 2010 420,552.44

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