Closing the Agricultural Data Gap Project (WB-P172299)

Regions
  • World
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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
Proposed
Bank Risk Rating
U
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Borrower
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Agriculture and Forestry
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Amount (USD)
$ 2.60 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)
$ 2.60 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 Feb 9, 2020

Disclosed by Bank Oct 17, 2019


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Project Description
<p style="padding-left: 30px;">The grant would support the 50x2030 initiatiave, which aims to improve the availability, quality, use and usability of integrated household and agricultural surveys data in low and lower middle-income countries.&nbsp;The initiative will scale up and build upon the experiences of the Food and Agriculture Organization&rsquo;s Agricultural Integrated Survey (AGRISurvey) Programme and the World Bank&rsquo;s Living Standards Measurement Study-Integrated Surveys on Agriculture (LSMS-ISA) to support 50 L/LMICs to build strong national data systems that produce and use high-quality and timely agricultural and rural survey data.</p>
Early Warning System Project Analysis

According to the bank, the Environmental and Risk Categorizations are Low.

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

World Bank
Contact : Anushka Thewarapperuma Title : Senior Operations Officer
Telephone No : 473-1217 Email : not providedContact : Alberto Zezza Title : Senior Economist
Telephone No : 5795+231 / 3 Email : not provided

Borrower/Client/Recipient
Borrower : Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Contact : Christophe Duhamel Title : Global Coordinator, FAO
Telephone No : 390657054443 Email : christophe.duhamel@fao.org

Implementing Agencies: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Contact : Ana Pizzaro Title : Programme Officer
Telephone No : 390657052911 Email : ana.pizarro@fao.org

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