50134-001: Enhancing Agricultural Competitiveness in Viet Nam | Asian Development Bank

Viet Nam: Enhancing Agricultural Competitiveness in Viet Nam

Sovereign (Public) Project | 50134-001 Status: Active

The TA aims to establish the enabling conditions and financing requirements for ADB to provide programmatic investment support to the agriculture, natural resources and rural development (ANR) sector in Viet Nam, in line with the Agricultural Restructuring Program.

Project Details

Project Officer
Ranawana, S. Southeast Asia Department Request for information
Country
  • Viet Nam
Modality
  • Technical Assistance
Sector
  • Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
 
Project Name Enhancing Agricultural Competitiveness in Viet Nam
Project Number 50134-001
Country Viet Nam
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 9355-VIE: Enhancing Agricultural Competitiveness in Viet Nam
Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction US$ 1.80 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Partnerships
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Agriculture, natural resources and rural development / Agricultural policy, institutional and capacity development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Description The TA aims to establish the enabling conditions and financing requirements for ADB to provide programmatic investment support to the agriculture, natural resources and rural development (ANR) sector in Viet Nam, in line with the Agricultural Restructuring Program.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy The activities proposed for the CDTA will assist ADB in further defining the enabling conditions for programmatic support in rural infrastructure, agricultural productivity and food safety.
Impact Competitiveness enhanced and inclusive growth sustained in the agriculture sector of Viet Nam
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Enabling policy, institutional, and investment conditions for agriculture commercialization enhanced in selected provinces
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

Public -private collaboration arrangements in agriculture value chains established

Public investment planning and expenditure management for agriculture commercialization strengthened

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Nation-wide
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design ADB has held consultations at the national (MARD and MPI) and provincial levels (with several PPCs and DARDs) on the proposed scope and implementing arrangements of the TA.
During Project Implementation
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services The TA will require services of 36 person-months (p-m) of international and 67 p-m of national consultants to be recruited using individual consultant selection, in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants (2013, as amended from time to time).
Responsible ADB Officer Ranawana, S.
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development
Room 305 Building A15
10 Nugen Cong Hoan Street
Ba Dinh District, Hanoi, Vietnam
Timetable
Concept Clearance 22 Mar 2017
Fact Finding 03 Apr 2017 to 07 Apr 2017
MRM -
Approval 11 Aug 2017
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 17 Aug 2017

TA 9355-VIE

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
11 Aug 2017 09 Nov 2017 09 Nov 2017 30 Sep 2019 - -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
0.00 1,800,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,800,000.00 11 Aug 2017 0.00

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Tenders

Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
Agribusiness Financing Specialist Individual - Consulting Active 20 Oct 2017 31 Oct 2017
Climate-Smart Agriculture Specialist Individual - Consulting Active 20 Oct 2017 31 Oct 2017
Agribusiness Development Public-Private Partnership (Transactions) Specialist Individual - Consulting Active 20 Oct 2017 31 Oct 2017
Agricultural Economist Individual - Consulting Active 20 Oct 2017 31 Oct 2017
Agribusiness Financing Specialist (National) Individual - Consulting Active 13 Oct 2017 27 Oct 2017
Agricultural Economist (National) Individual - Consulting Active 13 Oct 2017 27 Oct 2017
Rural Enterprise Development Specialist (National) Individual - Consulting Active 13 Oct 2017 27 Oct 2017
Agribusiness Development Public-Private Partnership (Legal) Specialist (National) Individual - Consulting Active 13 Oct 2017 27 Oct 2017
Public Finance Specialist (National) Individual - Consulting Active 13 Oct 2017 27 Oct 2017
Climate-Smart Agriculture Specialist (National) Individual - Consulting Active 13 Oct 2017 27 Oct 2017
Agriculture Value Chain and Marketing Specialist Individual - Consulting Active 24 Sep 2017 30 Sep 2017
Agriculture Value Chain (Institutional) Specialist/ Deputy Team Leader Individual - Consulting Active 24 Sep 2017 30 Sep 2017

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