39092-012: Transboundary Animal Disease Control for Poverty Reduction in the Greater Mekong Subregion

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The goal is to reduce poverty and improve livelihoods of the poor in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) by increasing livestock productivity, and enhancing local, regional, and international trade in livestock and livestock products by controlling the transboundary animal diseases (TAD). The purpose is to increase incomes of poor livestock farmers who represent the majority of the poor in GMS by developing a regional cooperation framework and implementing relevant interventions to control ... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 39092-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers TA No. 6390
Approval Date 27 Mar 2007
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 1,150
Geographical Location Greater Mekong Subregion
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Livestock
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Partnerships (PAR)


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