37650-022: Sustainable Agroforestry Systems for Livelihood Enhancement of the Rural Poor

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The national government, through the Luang Namtha provincial government, requested assistance through ADB to inaugurate sustainable approaches for reducing poverty and to introduce proactive measures to enable local communities to partake of the potential economic advantages of Route 3 upgrading, while shielding them from the potentially adverse impacts of rapid modernization. The Project focuses on the development of sedentarized and intensified agro-forestry livelihood systems that will ... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 37650-022
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Grant No. 9062
Approval Date 04 Jan 2005
Closing Date 15 Jun 2012
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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