Cambodia Agricultural Sector Diversification Project (WB-P163264)

  • Cambodia
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Government of Cambodia
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
  • Agriculture and Forestry
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 91.67 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 101.67 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Nov 27, 2018

Disclosed by Bank Jul 25, 2018

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Project Description

According to the bank document, the objectives of the proposed project are "to facilitate the development of diversified agriculture value chains in selected geographical areas in Cambodia and to provide immediate and effective response in case of an eligible crisis or emergency." The proposed project comprises four components: (a) Enabling Agriculture Diversification; (b) Supporting Public Infrastructure; (c)Improving Agriculture Information Systems and Quality Control Management; (d)Project Management, Coordination, and Monitoring & Evaluation; and(e) Contingent Emergency Response.

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)


Borrower US$ 10 million

Contact Information

World Bank
Mudita Chamroeun
Senior Rural Development Specialist

Implementing Agencies
Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF)
Sokhun TY, Secretary of State
Sakhon VENG, Minister
Chetra Sar, Deputy Secretary General

Ministry of Economy and Finance (MEF)
Pornmoniroth AUN, Senior Minister
Vissoth VONGSEY, Secretary of State
Vanndy HEM, Under Secretary of State

Ministry of Rural Development (MRD)
Kong Sous, Secretary of State
Darong Chan, Director General of Technical Affairs

Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology (MoWRAM)
Kean Hor Lim, Minister
Sinath Chan, Deputy Director General of Technical Affairs


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