China, People's Republic of: Study on Modern Agriculture Demonstration Area Planning and Financial Support Mobilization

Sovereign Project | 46082-001 Status: Closed


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Project Name Study on Modern Agriculture Demonstration Area Planning and Financial Support Mobilization
Project Number 46082-001
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 8126-PRC: Study on Modern Agriculture Demonstration Area Planning and Financial Support Mobilization
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 450,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Knowledge solutions
Sector / Subsector

Agriculture, natural resources and rural development - Agricultural production

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

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues) The final report have been submitted and the international conference on agriculture modernization and MADA development, the last remaining major TA activity, has been conducted. TA closing activities have been initiated.
Geographical Location

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation Officials from the Ministry of Agriculture, the executing agency of the project, participated in the workshops and provided guidance and requests. External experts from university and research institute also reviewed the reports and participated in the workshops.

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services The TA will be implemented over 18 months, tentatively from 1 October 2012 to 31 March 2014. The TA requires an estimated 24 person-months of consulting services, comprising 4 person-months of international and 20 person-months of national consultants. The consultants will be a national agricultural planning specialist and team leader, a national agricultural finance specialist, a national agricultural and rural development specialist, a national agricultural policy specialist, and an international agricultural economist.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Jan Hinrichs
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Agriculture
11 Nong Zhan Guan
Nan Li, Beijing
People's Republic of China


Concept Clearance 31 May 2012
Fact Finding -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 23 Sep 2015

TA 8126-PRC

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
02 Aug 2012 31 Aug 2012 31 Aug 2012 31 Mar 2014 30 Sep 2015 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
450,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 450,000.00 02 Aug 2012 339,427.81

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