40040-012: Partnership on Persistent Organic Pollutants Pesticides Management for Agricultural Production in Central Asian Countries

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The goal of the project is to protect human health and the environment by eliminating Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) pesticides in cotton crop through implementation of alternative pest management systems and adoption of innovative financial mechanisms for cleaning up contaminated sites in the participating countries. These efforts will eventually reduce poverty in the rural area of Central Asia and Caucasus (CAC) region by improving the productivity and removing a trade barrier. The ... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 40040-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 6339
Approval Date 25 Aug 2006
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agricultural production
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)


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