Poverty Reduction in Liupanshan, Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region (ADB-50006-001)

Countries
  • China
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
Liupanshan
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Financial Institutions
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
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Project Status
Active
Bank Risk Rating
B
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Voting Date
Jul 25, 2016
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Borrower
Government of People's Republic of China
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Sectors
  • Agriculture and Forestry
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Investment Type(s)
Grant
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 0.40 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Aug 8, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Jul 28, 2016


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Project Description
The impact of the TA will be poverty alleviation and improvement in rural livelihoods in the Liupanshan area in Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region (NHAR). The outcome will be improved knowledge and capacity for planning and implementing poverty reduction measures in the Liupanshan area in NHAR. This will be measured by a circular issued by the Ningxia Department of Finance (NDOF), which disseminates the recommended measures from the studies on enhancing poverty reduction in the Liupanshan area. The TA will achieve the outcome through three outputs: (i) conduct of a study on local poverty status and poverty reduction programs, (ii) conduct of value chain analysis of selected enterprises involved in tourism and local products, and (iii) enhanced knowledge on tourism and local products, and poverty reduction.
Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Contact Information
Ningxia Department of Finance 416 Jiefang Xijie Yinchuan, Ningxia 7500001, PRC ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF ADB The Accountability Mechanism is an independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who believe they are likely to be, or have been, adversely affected by an Asian Development Bank-financed project. If you submit a complaint to the Accountability Mechanism, they may investigate to assess whether the Asian Development Bank is following its own policies and procedures for preventing harm to people or the environment. You can learn more about the Accountability Mechanism and how to file a complaint at: http://www.adb.org/site/accountability-mechanism/main