34341-032: Promoting Silk Income for the Rural Poor in Central Highlands (formerly Supporting Poor Farmers in the Central Highlands Through Eri Silk Production)

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The objectives of the proposed project are (i) support eri silk production for sustainable poverty reduction, among poor and disadvantaged ethnic minority populations in the forest rich Central Highlands, (ii) to support the development of essential infrastructure for eri silk production and marketing in poor and remote areas, (iii) capacity building of poor ethnic minority households through training and transfer of appropriate technology, (iv) to link remote areas to new national and ... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 34341-032
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Grant No. 9033
Approval Date 30 Oct 2003
Geographical Location Central Highlands provinces of Gia Lai, Dak Lak, and Kontum.
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agricultural Production and Markets

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