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
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
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.|
Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
|Subsector||Agricultural Production and Markets|
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Indigenous People: C
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