39113-012: Improving the Livelihood of Poor Farmers & Disadvantaged Groups in the Eastern Development Region (EDR)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The specific objective is to allow the most marginalized and disadvantaged households (low caste, Dalit, ethnic minority groups, female headed households) in four districts of the Eastern Development Region to effectively participate in and benefit from the development of the agricultural value chain. High value crop production, vegetable farming and other income generation activities will be promoted by the Project. It is foreseen to implement a comprehensive development package comprising ... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 39113-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Grant No. 9101
Approval Date 13 Dec 2006
Closing Date 29 Nov 2012
Geographical Location 4 districts of Eastern Development Region, namely Dhankuta, Morang, Saptari and Sunsari.
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agricultural Production and Markets
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Indigenous People: C


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