Sustainable Agriculture Transformation Project (WB-P145055)

  • Vietnam
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Specific Location
The project will be implemented in 13 provinces in the Mekong Delta and the Central Highland Regions
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  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
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Voting Date
Jun 30, 2015
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  • Agriculture and Forestry
  • Industry and Trade
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Investment Type(s)
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 238.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 314.00 million
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Bank Documents
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Oct 26, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Oct 27, 2014

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Project Description
The Sustainable Agriculture Transformation Project for Vietnam aims to improve farming productiveness and value chains, and strengthen relevant public agencies to productively support the implementation of the agricultural restructuring plan. The project includes four components. The first component: Strengthening national institutions to support agricultural transformation. The second component: Supporting sustainable rice-based systems for around 30 key rice producing districts in eight Mekong Delta provinces in a cluster approach. The third component: Promoting sustainable coffee production by supporting the transformation of Vietnam’s coffee sector to sustainable practices. The fourth component: Project management, monitoring and evaluation will sustain the project’s achievements.
Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information
I.World Bank Contact: Christopher Paul Jackson Title: Lead Rural Development Specialist Tel: 5777+7302 / Email: II.Borrower/Client/Recipient Name: State Bank of Vietnam Contact: Doan Hoai Anh Title: Director General of International Cooperation Department Tel: 84439343361 Email: III.Implementing Agencies Name: Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development Contact: Mme. Nguyen Thi Hong Title: Director General, Planning Department Tel: Email: Name: Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development Contact: Mr. Tran Kim Long Title: Director General, International Cooperation Deaprtment Tel: Email: Name: Agriculture Project Management Board Contact: Title: Tel: Email: For more information contact: The InfoShop The World Bank 1818 H Street, NW Washington, D.C. 20433 Telephone: (202) 458-4500 Fax: (202) 522-1500 Web: ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF WORLD BANK The World Bank Inspection Panel is the independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who believe they are likely to be, or have been, adversely affected by a World Bank-financed project. If you submit a complaint to the Inspection Panel, they may investigate to assess whether the World Bank is following its own policies and procedures for preventing harm to people or the environment. You can contact the Inspection Panel or submit a complaint by emailing You can learn more about the Inspection Panel and how to file a complaint at: