35170-013: Community Livestock Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective is to reduce the incidence of poverty in rural communities in the project area. Its purpose will be to improve the levels of food security, nutrition, incomes, and employment for 164,000 families through increased productivity of the livestock subsector in an environmentally sustainable and socially equitable manner, while enhancing the capacity of the people to manage an ongoing process of development themselves. Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 35170-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2071
Approval Date 19 Dec 2003
Closing Date 30 Nov 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 20,000
Geographical Location Includes 4 Leader Districts in the Western Region; 10 Consolidation districts in the Western, Midwestern, and Far Western Regions; and 8 New districts in the Midwestern and Far Western Regions.
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Livestock
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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