Timor-Leste: Agriculture Improvement and Water Harvesting Project

Sovereign Project | 55139-001

Project Details

  • Project Officer
    Dina, Stefania
    Southeast Asia Department
    Request for information
  • Country/Economy
  • Sector
    • Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Project Name Agriculture Improvement and Water Harvesting Project
Project Number 55139-001
Country / Economy Timor-Leste
Project Status Proposed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Grant
Source of Funding / Amount
Grant: Agriculture Value Chain and Water Harvesting Project
Asian Development Fund US$ 6.00 million
Loan: Agriculture Improvement and Water Harvesting Project
Concessional ordinary capital resources lending US$ 15.00 million
Ordinary capital resources US$ 55.00 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Agriculture, natural resources and rural development / Agricultural production - Land-based natural resources management - Water-based natural resources management

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Climate resilience, food security and economic opportunities of Timorese people improved
Outcome Livelihoods and resilience of selected rural communities improved

Climate-resilient farming systems and market linkages developed

Community-based water harvesting and flood protection infrastructure constructed

Institutional and organizational capacity of farmer groups, communities, and government strengthened

Geographical Location Dili, Manatuto, Manufahi, Oecusse
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 Dina, Stefania
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Council for Administration of the Infrastructure Fund
Palacio do Governo,Ministry of Finance
Edificio 5, 1 Andar Dili, Timor-Leste
Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries
Comoro, Dili, Timor-Leste
Concept Clearance 14 Jul 2021
Fact Finding 06 Jun 2022 to 10 Jun 2022
MRM 02 Sep 2022
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 14 Jul 2021

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