40586-012: Afghanistan Rural Business Support Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project objective is to sustainably increase farm incomes in four rural districts in Afghanistan by linking farmers, agri-processors, and traders into profitable production, processing, and marketing industries through the establishment of four Rural Business Support Centers (RBSCs) one district in each of four provinces as follows: o Dawlat Abad District, Balkh Province o Bamyan District, Bamyan Province o Daman District, Kandahar Province o Rodat District, Nangarhar Province The ... Read More

Country Afghanistan
Project Number 40586-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Grant No. 9100
Approval Date 12 Dec 2006
Closing Date 30 Aug 2013
Geographical Location Balkh, Bamyan and Nangarhar Provinces
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: C


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