Regional : Climate-Resilient Farmer Group Development to Support COVID-19 Recovery for Smallholder Coffee and Cotton Farmers

Nonsovereign Project | 53298-002

The proposed transaction technical assistance (TA) grant is designed to complement the ensuing loan of up to $100 million loan to Louis Dreyfus Company B.V. (LDC), for the Louis Dreyfus COVID-19 Climate Resilient Smallholder Farmer Recovery Project (Regional). The loan will support LDC working capital needs for the sustainable procurement of coffee, cotton, and rice from 60,000 smallholder farmers affected by coronavirus disease (COVID-19) across five countries in Asia, thus preserving farmer livelihoods and climate resilience.

Project Details

  • Project Officer
    Noorullah
    Private Sector Operations Department
    Request for information
  • Country/Economy
    Regional
  • Sector
    • Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Project Name Climate-Resilient Farmer Group Development to Support COVID-19 Recovery for Smallholder Coffee and Cotton Farmers
Project Number 53298-002
Borrower / Company
Country / Economy Regional
India
Indonesia
Location India - Nation-wide; Indonesia - Nation-wide
Type or Modality of Assistance
TA 6898-REG: Louis Dreyfus COVID-19 Climate Resilient Smallholder Farmer Recovery Project
Strategic Climate Fund - PPCR US$ 385,000.00
TA 6898-REG: Climate-Resilient Farmer Group Development to Support COVID-19 Recovery for Smallholder Coffee and Cotton Farmers
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 205,000.00
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 19,000.00
Operational Priorities OP1: Addressing remaining poverty and reducing inequalities
OP2: Accelerating progress in gender equality
OP5: Promoting rural development and food security
OP7: Fostering regional cooperation and integration
Sector / Subsector

Agriculture, natural resources and rural development / Agro-industry, marketing, and trade

Gender Effective gender mainstreaming
Responsible ADB Department Private Sector Operations Department
Responsible ADB Division Office of the Director General, PSOD (OPSD)
Responsible ADB Officer Noorullah
Project Sponsor(s)
Objectives and Scope The proposed transaction technical assistance (TA) grant is designed to complement the ensuing loan of up to $100 million loan to Louis Dreyfus Company B.V. (LDC), for the Louis Dreyfus COVID-19 Climate Resilient Smallholder Farmer Recovery Project (Regional). The loan will support LDC working capital needs for the sustainable procurement of coffee, cotton, and rice from 60,000 smallholder farmers affected by coronavirus disease (COVID-19) across five countries in Asia, thus preserving farmer livelihoods and climate resilience.
Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Safeguard Categories
Environment
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
Timetable for assistance design, processing and implementation
Concept Clearance -
Credit Committee Meeting -
Approval -
Last PDS Update 05 Sep 2023

TA 6898-REG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
13 Dec 2021 - 13 Dec 2021 31 Dec 2023 31 Dec 2025 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
224,000.00 385,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 609,000.00 07 Sep 2023 21,481.94

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