34379-013: Northwest Irrigation Sector Project
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The overall objective of the Project is to support government effort to reduce poverty in rural areas of northwest Cambodia through increased agricultural production, thereby reducing food insecurity and improving farming household incomes. The immediate objective is better use of water resources and promotion of irrigated agriculture through: (i) a comprehensive policy and strategic framework to be applied in developing water resources; (ii) a better understanding, knowledge and application ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Loan No. 2035
|Approval Date||09 Dec 2003|
|Closing Date||13 Feb 2014|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||18,000|
|Geographical Location||Northwest of Cambodia (provinces of Pursat, Battambang, Bantey Meanchey and Siem Reap).|
Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Agricultural policy, institutional and capacity development
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)|
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