37579-032: Sustainable Natural Resource Management and Productivity Enhancement Project
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
Government agencies responsibilities for the management of natural resources have been clarified in recent years, including recent reorganization of the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry (MAF) and establishment of the Water Resources and Environment dministration (WREA). However, the capacity to apply sound management principles and practices are still deficient, particularly in view of increasing devolution of management responsibilities to the provinces. The Project will address ... Read More
Lao People's Democratic Republic
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Grant No. 0144
Grant No. 0145
|Approval Date||23 Feb 2009|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||20,000|
|Geographical Location||5 Southern provinces covering Attapeu, Champassak, Salavan, Savannakhet and Sekong|
Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
|Subsector||Agricultural policy, institutional and capacity development|
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)|
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