Vietnam receives support from ADB in modernizing irrigation for climate change adaptation


Under the framework of the project “Irrigation Modernization Adaptation to Climate Change”, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) assists five provinces of Bình Phước, Gia Lai, Kon Tum, and Quảng Ngãi. The project includes 8 sub-projects and will last from 2022 to 2015. The ADB is expected to provide potential funding of US$ 70 million to implement this project. The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) and localities will provide US$ 21 million as counterpart funding. Additionally, the project will receive US$ 5.6 million from civil society organizations through ADB.

Source & further information: “ADB supports irrigation modernization for climate change adaptation” at and “Dự án hiện đại hóa thủy lợi thích ứng biến đổi khí hậu – vốn ADB” at, accessed on 8 July 2021.