36304-013: Agriculture Science and Technology
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The Project aims to strengthen the national AST system in Viet Nam, thereby contributing to the sustainable and equitable growth of the agriculture sector and ultimately to reduced rural poverty. The Project will address critical issues involved in AST development, including the low level of linkages among key AST areas (agricultural research, extension, and training), and the gap in the capacity of physical and human resources for the national AST system. The Project will contribute to the ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Loan No. 2283
|Approval Date||11 Dec 2006|
|Closing Date||13 Aug 2014|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||30,000|
|Geographical Location||Activities related to extension will mainly cover upland or remote areas in five provinces, including Dak Nong, Nghe An, Ninh Thuan, Quang Nam, and Thanh Hoa, while other project components have nationwide coverage.|
Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
|Subsector||Agriculture research and application|
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)|
Indigenous People: B
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