43120-013: CAM/LAO: Trade Facilitation: Improved Sanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS) Handling in Greater Mekong Subregion Trade Project
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The project will strengthen institutions and operational and management capacities in Cambodia and the Lao PDR for operating cost-effective SPS systems that facilitate trade and protect health.2 The project will focus on GMS trade in agriculture, food, and forestry (AFF) products for which SPS measures for plant health, animal health, and food safety apply. The project will establish, strengthen, and implement (i) surveillance and inspection programs for plant health, animal health, and food ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. 8096
Loan No. 2874
Grant No. 0296
Loan No. 2873
|Approval Date||26 Jun 2012|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||25,750|
Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Industry and trade
Agro-industry, marketing, and trade
Trade and services
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)|
Indigenous People: C
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