45406-001: Low Carbon Agricultural Support Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Description

The Project will enhance climate smart agriculture development and practices focused on strengthening Low Carbong Agriculture (LCA) policies and institutions; establishing infrastructure support for agri-waste management; and, enhancing LCA technology and development transfer. These will be parts of climate change (CC) mitigation and adaptation measures to reduce green house gas (GHG) emission in 19 provinces of Viet Nam. Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 45406-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2968
Approval Date 12 Dec 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 74,000
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Energy
Finance
Subsector Agricultural policy, institutional and capacity development
Renewable energy generation - biomass and waste
Infrastructure finance and investment funds
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Private sector development (PSD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: B

 

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