42203-022: Northern Rural Infrastructure Development Sector Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project will address sector constraints by rehabilitating existing irrigation facilities and, where appropriate, developing new ones, as well as rehabilitating and upgrading rural access roads from district centers and village cluster centers to villages. To enhance the impact of subproject investments, the project will support (i) technical extension services to subproject beneficiaries, (ii) producer groups to coordinate supplies of agricultural produce to markets and/or processors, ... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 42203-022
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Grant No. 0235
Approval Date 26 Nov 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 23,000
Geographical Location Bokeo, Luang Namtha, Oudomxay, and Phongsaly provinces
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Irrigation
Land-based natural resources management
Rural market infrastructure
Water-based natural resources management
Road transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: B

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