32193-012: Northwest Agriculture Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the technical assistance (TA) is to formulate a project for accelerating economic activities in agriculture in the northwest region by transforming subsistence agriculture into market oriented farm production in response to the opening of Bangabandu (Jamuna) Bridge that has created new opportunities in the region. The output of the TA will be a detailed proposal for possible external financing of the proposed investment project The Project will (i) raise yield of rice, ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 32193-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 3230
Approval Date 26 Jul 1999
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 500
Geographical Location Northwest region of Bangladesh
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agriculture and Rural Sector Development
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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