29210-013: Shifting Cultivation Stabilization
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The objectives of the Project are to improve the income of upland farmers and to conserve natural resources through establishment of diversified sedentary agriculture systems as alternatives to shifting cultivation and provision of basic rural infrastructure. The pilot Project area is covering two districts in Houaphanh Province where shifting cultivation is common. The total number of beneficiaries is estimated at 12,600 (2,100 households) who are mostly poor. The Project has the following ... Read More
Lao People's Democratic Republic
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Loan No. 1688
|Approval Date||11 May 1999|
|Closing Date||04 May 2007|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||5,600|
|Geographical Location||Xam Neua district of Houaphanh|
Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
|Subsector||Agriculture and Natural Resources|
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