32186-012: Agro-industry Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the project is to develop rural economies in poor areas, by raising rural incomes. The intention is to exploit the potential of modern processing facilities to provide sustainable non-traditional outlets for smallholder crops. The crops to be investigated would include sago and rubber. Other crops might warrant investigation. The TA will examine the technical and geographic options in dialogue with potential private sector participants, conduct participatory smallholder ... Read More

Country Papua New Guinea
Project Number 32186-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Number TA No. 3545
Approval Date 14 Nov 2000
Geographical Location Port Moresby for the first phase and subproject location/s during the second phase.
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agricultural Production and Markets
Safeguard Categories Environment: B/C


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