Sustainable Rural Infrastructure and Watershed Management Sector Project: Report and Recommendation of the President

Reports and Recommendations of the President | August 2019

The project will improve rural incomes from market-driven diversified farm output, watershed health, and community nutrition in the four northern provinces of Houaphan, Louangphabang, Xaignabouli, and Xiangkhouang. It will (i) promote diversification into dry season high-value crops, improve the yields of wet season rice by providing irrigation and access; (ii) protect watershed ecological services; and (iii) improve nutrition. The project contributes to government policy goals for food security, economic growth, and natural resource conservation.

The report and recommendation of the President to the Board of Directors (RRP) document describes the terms and conditions of a project for consideration and approval by ADB's Board of Directors.

This document dated August 2019 is provided for the ADB project 50236-002 in the Lao People's Democratic Republic.

Linked Documents
  1. Loan Agreement
  2. Grant Agreement: Special Operations
  3. Project Agreement
  4. Sector Assessment (Summary): Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Rural Development
  5. Project Administration Manual
  6. Contribution to the ADB Results Framework
  7. Development Coordination
  8. Economic and Financial Analysis
  9. Country Economic Indicators
  10. Summary Poverty Reduction and Social Strategy
  11. Risk Assessment and Risk Management Plan
  12. Climate Change Assessment
  13. Gender Action Plan
  14. Environmental Assessment and Review Framework
  15. Initial Environmental Examination: Nam Phieng 1 and 2 Representative Subprojects
  16. Initial Environmental Examination: Nam Pua Representative Subproject
  17. Initial Environmental Examination: Nam Seng Representative Subproject
  18. Initial Environmental Examination: Nam Tong Representative Subproject
  19. Resettlement Framework: Resettlement and Ethnic Group Development Framework
  20. Land Acquisition and Resettlement Plan: Nam Pua Representative Subproject
  21. Land Acquisition and Resettlement Plan: Nam Seng Representative Subproject
  22. Land Acquisition and Resettlement Plan: Nam Tong Representative Subproject
  23. Disaster Risk Assessment
  24. Output 1 Design Document
  25. Market Chain Assessments
  26. Agriculture Extension Review
  27. Houaphan’s Nam Pua Representative Subproject Design Document
  28. Louangphabang’s Nam Seng Representative Subproject Design Document
  29. Xaignabouli’s Nam Phieng 1 and 2 Representative Subproject Design Document
  30. Xiangkhouang’s Nam Tong Representative Subproject Design Document
  31. Nam Tong Fish Passage Design
  32. Detailed Economic and Financial Analysis
  33. Financial Management Assessment
  34. Financial Management Manual
  35. Procurement Risk Assessment and Management Plan
  36. Due Diligence Report for Nam Phieng 1 and 2 Representative Subprojects
  37. Bioengineering Guidelines