41435-054: Tonle Sap Poverty Reduction and Smallholder Development Project - Additional Financing | Asian Development Bank

Cambodia: Tonle Sap Poverty Reduction and Smallholder Development Project - Additional Financing

Sovereign (Public) Project | 41435-054 Status: Approved

An additional financing to the Tonle Sap Poverty Reduction and Smallholder Development Project is proposed for seven provinces (Banteay Meanchey, Battambang, Kampong Cham, Kampong Thom, Prey Veng, Siem Reap, and Tboung Khmum) in Cambodia. The additional financing will enhance agricultural productivity and improve access to markets in 270 target communes through investments in climate-resilient productive infrastructure, building capacity in disaster risk management of the communities and commune councils, and creating an enabled environment for agricultural productivity, diversification and climate resilience.

Project Details

Project Officer
Dang, Thuy Trang Southeast Asia Department Request for information
Country
  • Cambodia
Modality
  • Grant
  • Loan
Sector
  • Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
 
Project Name Tonle Sap Poverty Reduction and Smallholder Development Project - Additional Financing
Project Number 41435-054
Country Cambodia
Project Status Approved
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Grant
Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Grant 0542-CAM: Tonle Sap Poverty Reduction and Smallholder Development Project - Additional Financing
concessional ordinary capital resources lending / Asian Development Fund US$ 4.28 million
Loan 3570-CAM: Tonle Sap Poverty Reduction and Smallholder Development Project - Additional Financing
concessional ordinary capital resources lending / Asian Development Fund US$ 45.73 million
Loan 8331-CAM: Tonle Sap Poverty Reduction and Smallholder Development Project - Additional Financing
International Fund for Agricultural Development US$ 10.00 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Partnerships
Sector / Subsector

Agriculture, natural resources and rural development / Agricultural production - Irrigation

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
Description An additional financing to the Tonle Sap Poverty Reduction and Smallholder Development Project is proposed for seven provinces (Banteay Meanchey, Battambang, Kampong Cham, Kampong Thom, Prey Veng, Siem Reap, and Tboung Khmum) in Cambodia. The additional financing will enhance agricultural productivity and improve access to markets in 270 target communes through investments in climate-resilient productive infrastructure, building capacity in disaster risk management of the communities and commune councils, and creating an enabled environment for agricultural productivity, diversification and climate resilience.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy Given the success of the current project, executing agencies have requested ADB support for an additional financing to scale up the current project activities. Demand for agricultural production infrastructure for poverty reduction in the Tonle Sap Basin is high; over 90% of the poor live in rural areas and are dependent on small-scale agricultural production for their livelihood. Frequency and intensity of disasters such as floods and droughts in the Tonle Sap Basin require interventions to enhance climate resilience and reduce disaster risk. The additional financing will also strengthen ADB''s basin-scale strategic approach in the Tonle Sap basin by creating synergies with other projects, such as the Climate-Resilient Rice Commercialization Sector Development Program (Rice SDP). Further, by using the additional financing modality, momentum of successes can be built on, and use of the current project resources optimized.
Impact Livelihoods and climate resilience in target communes in seven provinces in the Tonle Sap Basin improved.
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Agricultural productivity increased, climate and disaster resilience strengthened, and access to markets improved in 271 communes in seven provinces in the Tonle Sap Basin.
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

Rural productive infrastructure and livelihood improved with capacity in disaster risk management enhanced.

Enabling environment for increased agricultural productivity, diversification and climate resilience created.

Project management strengthened.

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Banteay Meanchey, Battambang, Kampong Cham Province, Kampong Thom, Prey Veng, Siem Reap, Tboung Khmum
Safeguard Categories
Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement B
Indigenous Peoples B
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 Dang, Thuy Trang
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry & Fisheries
# 40 Norodom Blvd.
Phnom Penh
Cambodia
National Committee for Sub-National Democratic Development Secretariat
[email protected]
Ministry of Interior Norodom Blvd,
Sangkat Tonle Bassac,Khan
Chamcar Mon, Phnom Penh
Timetable
Concept Clearance 14 Sep 2016
Fact Finding 21 Apr 2017 to 05 May 2017
MRM 22 Jun 2017
Approval 25 Sep 2017
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 28 Sep 2017

Grant 0542-CAM

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
25 Sep 2017 - - 31 Jul 2023 - -
Financing Plan Grant Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 4.28 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 4.28 25 Sep 2017 0.00 0.00 0%
Counterpart 0.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 25 Sep 2017 0.00 0.00 0%

Loan 3570-CAM

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
25 Sep 2017 - - 31 Jul 2023 - -
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 51.73 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 45.73 25 Sep 2017 0.00 0.00 0%
Counterpart 6.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 25 Sep 2017 0.00 0.00 0%

Loan 8331-CAM

Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 10.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 0.00 - 0.00 0.00 %
Counterpart 0.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 10.00 - 0.00 0.00 %

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Tenders

Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
Livelihood Improvement Group Support Firm - Consulting Active 08 Nov 2017 12 Dec 2017
Finance Adviser Individual - Consulting Active 08 Nov 2017 14 Nov 2017
Decentralization and Deconcentration Management Adviser Individual - Consulting Active 08 Nov 2017 14 Nov 2017
Infrastructure Design and Supervision Consultant Firm - Consulting Active 08 Nov 2017 12 Dec 2017

Contracts Awarded

No contracts awarded for this project were found