37234-012: Promoting Economic Use of Customary Land (formerly Facilitating Land Mobilization and Securitization)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Government requested ADB to support appropriate reforms to mobilize and securitize customary land. The long-term goal is poverty reduction and economic growth by facilitating private sector development through the economic use of land for collateral.The TA will help all Samoa stakeholders to analyze the issues related to mobilization and securitization of customary land, and identify and assess options and solutions. It will build on initial work currently under way in Samoa with the ... Read More

Country Samoa
Project Number 37234-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4712
Approval Date 05 Dec 2005
Geographical Location Samoa - countrywide
Sector Public sector management
Subsector Economic and Public Affairs Management


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