35228-013: Participatory Livestock Development II

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project's objective is to reduce rural poverty in 20 districts of northwest Bangladesh. To achieve the objective, the Project will increase income-generating activities and employment from livestock related enterprises for the rural poor, particularly landless households with focus of households headed by women. The Project will build the individual and community capability to identify and manage production enterprises. The Project will provide microfinance for a range of income ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 35228-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2070
Approval Date 19 Dec 2003
Closing Date 10 Sep 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 20,000
Geographical Location The total project area will cover 157 subdistricts in 20 districts of northwest and northcentral regions of Bangladesh.
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Livestock
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 1: Gender equity (GEN)
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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