43295-012: Climate Change Impact and Adaptation Study in the Mekong Delta

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Description

The Government of Viet Nam has requested the Asian Development Bank (ADB) for technical assistance (TA) to undertake a study on climate change impact and adaptation in the Mekong Delta. The TA supports the Government's National Target Plan (NTP) for responding to climate change, as well as Viet Nam's commitments under the United Nations framework Convention on Climate Change. It complements the Government's national socioeconomic development plan and Comprehensive Poverty Reduction and Growth St... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 43295-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers TA No. 7377
Approval Date 11 Nov 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 500
Geographical Location The TA will be implemented in the Mekong Delta region in southern Vietnam. This region includes the provinces of An Giang, Bac Lieu, Ben Tre, Ca Mau, Can Tho, Dong Thap, Kien Giang, Long An, Soc Trang, Tien Giang, Tra Vinh and Vinh Long.
Sector / Subsector Classification Agriculture and natural resources
/ Irrigation, Drainage, and Flood Protection
Thematic Classification Capacity development
Economic growth
Environmental sustainability

 

 

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Responsible ADB Officer
Lauren N. Sorkin
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Viet Nam Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment
Ms Tran Thi Minh Ha

PDS Creation Date
13 Jul 2009

Last PDS Update
03 Apr 2014

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