34318-013: Aquatic Resource Development and Quality Improvement
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The Project will promote market-driven and sustainable management of inland fisheries and aquaculture through resource development and quality improvement. It will initially be implemented in nine districts in six provinces in the dry zone. Model aquaculture and fish processing enterprises will be developed, which may be replicated in other parts of the country, including the north and east, where the water resources exist. The Project is organized in five parts: inland fisheries and ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Loan No. 1910
Loan No. 1911
|Approval Date||05 Sep 2002|
|Closing Date||16 Jul 2012|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||20,000|
|Geographical Location||The Project will initially be implemented in nine districts in six provinces in the Dry Zone of the country. Sites have also been identified in other districts, including Vavuniya, Ampara, and Batticaloa in the northeast, which can be developed.|
Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Agricultural policy, institutional and capacity development
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Private sector development (PSD)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)|
Indigenous People: C
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