39142-012: Supporting Community-Based Agricultural Extension and Training in Mountainous Districts

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The JFPR Project will contribute to poverty reduction in the mountainous districts in the northern central region of Viet Nam by enhancing agricultural income and ensuring food security (rice and maize) among the poor through community-based agricultural extension and training programs. The Project specifically aims to (i) improve livelihoods of the rural poor in remote communities through better cultivation practices on food crops, and through appropriate knowledge and technologies for ... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 39142-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Grant No. 9071
Approval Date 22 Aug 2005
Closing Date 31 Mar 2011
Geographical Location Than Hoa and Nghe Anh Provinces, Viet Nam
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agricultural Production and Markets
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: A


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