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 Name||Enhancing Agricultural Competitiveness in Viet Nam|
|Project Type / Modality of Assistance||Technical Assistance
|Source of Funding / Amount||
|Strategic Agendas||Inclusive economic growth
|Drivers of Change||Governance and capacity development
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|
|Description of Outcome||Enabling policy, institutional, and investment conditions for agriculture commercialization enhanced in selected provinces|
|Progress Toward Outcome|
|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)|
|Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects|
|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|
|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|
Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development
Room 305 Building A15
10 Nugen Cong Hoan Street
Ba Dinh District, Hanoi, Vietnam
|Concept Clearance||22 Mar 2017|
|Fact Finding||03 Apr 2017 to 07 Apr 2017|
|Approval||11 Aug 2017|
|Last Review Mission||-|
|Last PDS Update||17 Aug 2017|
|Approval||Signing Date||Effectivity Date||Closing|
|11 Aug 2017||-||-||30 Sep 2019||-||-|
|Financing Plan/TA Utilization||Cumulative Disbursements|
|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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|Title||Document Type||Document Date|
|Enhancing Agricultural Competitiveness in Viet Nam: Technical Assistance Report||Technical Assistance Reports||Aug 2017|
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