Afghanistan: Natural Resources Operations Support and Enhancement

Sovereign (Public) Project | 54381-001

Project Details

  • Project Officer
    ADB Disclosure
    Central and West Asia Department
    Request for information
  • Country
    Afghanistan
  • Sector
    • Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Project Name Natural Resources Operations Support and Enhancement
Project Number 54381-001
Country Afghanistan
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 6664-AFG: Natural Resources Operations Support and Enhancement
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 1.00 million
Afghanistan Infrastructure Trust Fund US$ 1.56 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
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 - Agricultural production - Irrigation

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Agricultural sector efficiency, productivity, and competitiveness improved ; and responsive and effective public administration system enhanced.
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome ANR sector's project portfolio performance and sustainability improved.
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs Institutional reform initiatives in water resources management improved
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 The proposed knowledge support technical assistance (TA) for Natural Resources Operations Support and Enhancement will contribute to strengthening the government's capacity to improve sustainable infrastructure development in the agriculture, natural resources and rural development (ANR) sector in Afghanistan. The proposed TA was consulted with Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock (MAIL), Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MRRD), and National Water Affairs Regulation Authority (NWARA) the implementing agencies and the Ministry of Finance (the executing agency). The proposed TA is aligned with the country partnership strategy for Afghanistan, 2017 2021 and is included in the country operations business plan for Afghanistan, 2021-2023 . The TA's objectives are linked to the visions of the National Infrastructure Plan (NIP), 2017 2021 and the Afghanistan National Peace and Development Framework (ANPDF) 2017-2021 .
During Project Implementation Yet to be implemented.
Responsible ADB Officer ADB Disclosure
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Afghanistan Resident Mission
Timetable
Concept Clearance 12 Nov 2020
Fact Finding 17 Nov 2020 to 19 Nov 2020
MRM -
Approval 09 Dec 2020
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 09 Dec 2020

TA 6664-AFG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
09 Dec 2020 15 Dec 2020 15 Dec 2020 31 Dec 2023 - -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
1,000,000.00 1,560,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 2,560,000.00 09 Dec 2020 0.00

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