FP076

Climate-Friendly Agribusiness Value Chains Sector Project

Climate-Friendly Agribusiness Value Chains Sector Project

  • Status Under implementation
  • Date approved 01 Mar 2018 at B.19
  • Est. completion 19 Mar 2025
  • ESS Category Category B

Reducing greenhouse gas emissions and the climate vulnerability of Cambodia's agricultural value chains.

Observed climate change trends in Cambodia, where the livelihoods of 80 percent of the population relies on rain-fed agriculture, indicate serious impacts on agriculture, which is highly sensitive to climate variability. Also, Cambodia's agricultural value chains remain fragmented as a result of infrastructure gaps and a range of capacity and policy constraints. 

This initiative targets four agricultural value chains in Kampong Cham, Tbong Khmum, Kampot and Takeo provinces. It will enhance the resilience and productivity of crops, and increase agricultural competitiveness and household incomes in the targeted provinces. It will address each stage of the agricultural value chain.

The project has an estimated lifespan of 6 years.

Total project value

 

Tonnes of emissions avoided

 

Beneficiaries

 

Direct
390,000
Indirect
975,000
Theme

Cross-cutting

Result areas

Project timeline

Pipeline

28 Mar 2017 - 339 days

Concept note received

28 Mar 2017

Funding proposal received

26 May 2017

Cleared by iTAP

06 Feb 2018

Approved

01 Mar 2018 - 384 days

Approved by GCF Board

01 Mar 2018

Legal opinion on AE's Internal Approval

16 Aug 2018

FAA executed

12 Feb 2019

Under implementation

19 Mar 2019 - 922 days so far

FAA effective

19 Mar 2019

Disbursement - USD 60,000

27 Aug 2019

Disbursement - USD 2,340,000

27 Aug 2019

Disbursement - USD 900,000

14 Jun 2021

Completed

19 Mar 2025 - 1,271 days to go

One region

  • Asia-Pacific

One country

One priority group

  • Least Developed Countries
USD  
  • Financing
    • Private sector
    • Public sector
  • Size
    • Micro
    • Small
    • Medium
    • Large

GCF financing8% disbursed

InstrumentAmount
LoanUSD 10,000,000
GrantUSD 30,000,000
Total GCF Financing
USD 40,000,000

Cofinancing

CofinancerInstrumentAmount
Co-FinancingLoanUSD 90,000,000
Co-FinancingIn-kindUSD 3,660,000
Co-FinancingIn-kindUSD 7,380,000
Total Co-Financing
USD 101,040,000

GCF Contacts

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Integrity issues

GCF Independent Integrity Unity (IIU)
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Accredited Entity

Asian Development Bank
Mr. Christian Ellermann
Climate Change Specialist
More contacts

National Designated Authority

Cambodia
Ministry of Environment
His Excellency Mr. Say Samal
Minister
Morodok Techo Building (Lot 503), Tonle Bassac, Chamkarmon, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
H.E. Eang Sophalleth
Secretary of State

Documents

News + Stories

Forests: A cause of climate concern, and hope

15 Aug 2018 / You don’t know what you’ve got until it’s gone.