34093-012: Small Scale Technical Assistance for a Participatory Assessment of Poverty in the Lao PDR

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The TA aims to assess and analyze the types and degrees of poverty currently existing in the Lao PDR. The assessment will utilize participatory methodology focusing on descriptive and explanatory adequacy to supplement and to complement existing quantitative information. The TA is intended to (i) carry out an in-depth assessment of poverty in the Lao PDR and analyze the causes; (ii) identify and map the areas and/or groups where the incidence of poverty is most profound; (iii) assess the ... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 34093-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Number TA No. 3407
Approval Date 02 Mar 2000
Sector Public sector management
Subsector Economic and Public Affairs Management


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