43120-012: Trade Facilitation: Improved Sanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS) Handling in Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) Trade

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The TA will conduct due diligence in the following aspects: (i) the capacities pursued and methods introduced need to be compliant with principles/obligations under the World Trade Organization and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations. They need also to be tailored to the needs of individual countries as identified in national SPS Action Plans and ADB s own analysis; (ii) financial and economic viability will be assessed for the project investment, in particular cost-benefit, least ... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 43120-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers TA No. 7660
Approval Date 11 Sep 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 1,050
Geographical Location Cambodia, Lao PDR and Vie Nam
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Industry and trade
Subsector Agricultural policy, institutional and capacity development
Agricultural production
Trade and services
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)

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