30228-013: Crop Diversification | Asian Development Bank

Nepal: Crop Diversification

Sovereign (Public) Project | 30228-013 Status: Archived

Project Details

Project Officer
Masahiro Otsuka South Asia Department Request for information
  • Nepal
  • Loan
Project Name Crop Diversification
Project Number 30228-013
Country Nepal
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan 1778-NEP: Crop Diversification
concessional ordinary capital resources lending / Asian Development Fund US$ 11.00 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Agriculture, natural resources and rural development / Agricultural production

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Gender equity
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
Safeguard Categories
Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Responsible ADB Officer Masahiro Otsuka
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Nepal Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Department of Agriculture
Mr. D. B. Swar
HMGN, Harihar Bhawan
Concept Clearance 07 Jul 1996
Fact Finding 28 Jan 2000 to 10 Feb 2000
MRM 29 May 2000
Approval 09 Nov 2000
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 29 Nov 2006
Last PDS Update 20 Jan 2009

Loan 1778-NEP

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
09 Nov 2000 24 Jan 2001 23 Apr 2001 31 Dec 2007 - 19 Dec 2008
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 14.09 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 11.00 09 Nov 2000 9.92 0.00 97%
Counterpart 3.09 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 09 Nov 2000 10.19 0.00 100%

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Title Document Type Document Date
Crop Diversification Project Reports and Recommendations of the President Oct 2000

Safeguard Documents See also: Safeguards

Safeguard documents provided at the time of project/facility approval may also be found in the list of linked documents provided with the Report and Recommendation of the President.

None currently available.

Evaluation Documents See also: Independent Evaluation

Title Document Type Document Date
Nepal: Crop Diversification Project Validations of Project Completion Reports Aug 2010

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