Project Name Efficient Utilization of Agricultural Wastes for Sustainable Rural Development (MOA)
Project Number 33443-022
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Grant
Source of Funding / Amount
Grant 3945-PRC: Efficient Utilization of Agricultural Wastes for Sustainable Rural Development (MOA)
Global Environment Facility US$ 6.36 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Agriculture and Natural Resources - Agriculture, natural resources and rural development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Description The Project's objectives are to improve the environment and to promote economic growth to improve the welfare and living conditions of rural households by generating cleaner biomass energy and increasing agricultural productivity through efficient utilization of agricultural wastes. The Project has six components: (i) funding for renewable energy generation and econ-environment development; (ii) improve mechanisms for transferring biomass technology; (iii) rehabilitate farmers' selected farm-to-market facilities; (iv) improve environment policy implementation and awareness; (v) pilot poverty-focused approaches for biomass development; and (vi) improve project implementation and capacity development.
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)
Geographical Location Jianxi, Hubei, Henan, and Shanxi provinces

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 Consultants will be recruited under the Loan but funded through GEF grant. About 45 person-months of international consultants and 117 peson-months of domestic consultants will be required under the direction of Project Management Office and another 142 person-months of domestic consultants will be required under the direction of the Project Implementation Offices in the provinces.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Zhang, Qingfeng
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Agriculture
Mr. Wang Xiangzhu, Director, Agriculture Division
11 Nong Zhan Guan Nan Li, Beijing People's Republic of China


Concept Clearance 21 Jan 2002
Fact Finding 26 Feb 2001 to 18 Mar 2001
MRM 30 Apr 2002
Approval 22 Oct 2002
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 18 Feb 2008
Last PDS Update 12 Apr 2010

Grant 3945-PRC

Financing Plan Grant Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 6.36 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 0.00 - 0.00 0.00 %
Counterpart 0.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 6.36 - 0.00 0.00 %

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