38084-012: Capacity Building for Smallholder Livestock Systems in Lao PDR

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The overall goal is to improve the livelihood and income of poor farming families, particularly in the Northern region where some of the poorest live, by strengthening livestock services provided to farmers. The immediate objective is to improve the capacity of field officers to work closely with poor farmers in extending new options for improving smallholder livestock systems. Improvement in capacity includes technical capacity to serve the farmers' needs. It is expected that Government ... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 38084-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4406
Approval Date 11 Oct 2004
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Livestock


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