Project Data Sheet

Project Data Sheets (PDS) contain summary information on the project or program: Because the PDS is a work in progress, some information may not be included in its initial version but will be added as it becomes available. Information about proposed projects is tentative and indicative.

PDS Creation Date
PDS Updated as of

Project Name
Country Philippines
Project/Program Number 30087-022
Geographical Location Entire country
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Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agricultural Production and Markets
Strategic Agendas
Drivers of Change
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories


Type/Modality of Assistance Approval Number Source of Funding Approved Amount (thousand)

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples

Stakeholder Communication, Participation and Consultation

During Project Design
During Project Implementation


The TA will provide policy analysis and advocacy support to the Department of Agriculture in ensuring timely compliance and fulfillment of the critical reforms required by the grains sector. This technical assistance is piggybacked to the Grains Sector Development Program (loan).

Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Development Impact

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Towards Outcome

Outputs and Implementation Progress

Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Status of Development Objectives
Status of Operation / Construction
Material Changes

Business Opportunities

Date of First Listing
Consulting Services
An estimated 18 person-months of international consultant (Grains Policy Specialist/Team Leader) and 18 person-months of domestic consultant (Grains Reform Advocacy Specialist) will be required.
Procurement and Consulting Notices


Concept Clearance
Fact-finding 29 Apr 1998 to 22 May 1998
Management Review Meeting
Approval 24 Apr 2000


Approval No. Approval Signing Effectivity Closing
Original Revised Actual
Technical Assistance 2717 18 Dec 1996 31 Dec 1996 31 Dec 1996 30 Apr 2000
Technical Assistance 3429 24 Apr 2000 19 Jul 2000 19 Jul 2000 31 Oct 2001 30 Dec 2002


Date Approval Number ADB (US$ thousand) Others (US$ thousand) Net Percentage
Cumulative Contract Awards
Cumulative Disbursements

TA Amount (US$ thousand)

Approval Number Approved Amount Revised Amount Total Commitment Uncommitted Balance Total Disbursement Undisbursed Balance
Technical Assistance 2717 0 0 0 0 0 0
Technical Assistance 3429 0 0 0 0 0 0

Contacts and Update Details

Responsible ADB Officer
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Divisions Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, SERD
Executing Agencies Dept. of Agriculture (Office of the Secretary)
Mr. Edgardo Angara, Secretary


Project Website
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