The proposed RETA is consistent with ADB's policy on ANRR, and also reinforces the priorities outlined in ADB's Medium-Term Strategy II and the Enhanced Poverty Reduction Strategy. The RETA aims at increasing incomes of farmer household and reducing rural poverty in the participating DMCs. The outcome of the RETA is to promote agricultural research and dissemination, and enhance the policy dialogue on the role of agriculture and rural development in alleviating poverty.
|Project Name||Eleventh Agriculture and Natural Resources Research at International Agricultural Research Centers|
|Project Type / Modality of Assistance||Technical Assistance
|Source of Funding / Amount||
|Strategic Agendas||Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
|Drivers of Change||Knowledge solutions
|Sector / Subsector||
Agriculture, natural resources and rural development - Agricultural production - Agro-industry, marketing, and trade
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming|
|Description||The proposed RETA is consistent with ADB's policy on ANRR, and also reinforces the priorities outlined in ADB's Medium-Term Strategy II and the Enhanced Poverty Reduction Strategy. The RETA aims at increasing incomes of farmer household and reducing rural poverty in the participating DMCs. The outcome of the RETA is to promote agricultural research and dissemination, and enhance the policy dialogue on the role of agriculture and rural development in alleviating poverty.|
|Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy|
|Description of Outcome|
|Progress Toward Outcome|
|Description of Project Outputs|
|Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)|
|Geographical Location||Cambodia, Lao PDR, Viet Nam and PRC|
|Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects|
|Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation|
|During Project Design|
|During Project Implementation|
|Consulting Services||Not required|
|Responsible ADB Officer||Adriano, Lourdes S.|
|Responsible ADB Department||East Asia Department|
|Responsible ADB Division||Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, EARD|
Intl Food Policy Research Institute(IFPR)
Washington, DC headquarters
2033 K. Street, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20006, USA The Asian Vegetable Research Development Center
Dr. Katinka Weinberger
P.O. Box 42, Shanhua 74199 Tainan, Taiwan
|Concept Clearance||30 Jun 2005|
|Fact Finding||11 Mar 2005 to 25 Mar 2005|
|Approval||18 Dec 2006|
|Last Review Mission||-|
|PDS Creation Date||25 Jan 2007|
|Last PDS Update||19 Feb 2008|
|Approval||Signing Date||Effectivity Date||Closing|
|18 Dec 2006||16 Mar 2007||16 Mar 2007||31 Dec 2009||30 Jun 2010||-|
|Financing Plan/TA Utilization||Cumulative Disbursements|
|1,000,000.00||0.00||20,000.00||0.00||0.00||280,000.00||1,300,000.00||18 Dec 2006||999,952.62|
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|Title||Document Type||Document Date|
|Eleventh Agriculture and Natural Resources Research at International Agricultural Research Centers||TA Completion Reports||Nov 2012|
|Promoting a Multi-Stakeholder Dialogue on New Strategies and Actions for Reducing Hunger and Poverty with a Focus on Agriculture and Rural Development in Asia||Documents Produced Under Grant/Loans/TA||Jan 2009|
|Eleventh Agriculture and Natural Resources Research at International Agricultural Research Centers||Technical Assistance Reports||Dec 2006|
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