The Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) is a six-year national project under the Department of Agriculture (DA) that aims to establish a modern, value-chain oriented, and climate resilient agriculture and fisheries sector.
In partnership with LGUs and private sector, the Project shall provide key infrastructure, facilities, technology and information to raise incomes, productivity and competitiveness in targeted areas.
Likewise, it aims to strengthen good governance, transparency and accountability mechanisms at all stages of the project cycle. It also intends to operationalize a local level convergence platform among relevant national line agencies and other stakeholders (private sector, civil society, producers, and academe) to synergize projects and programs that benefit the greater segment of the farmers and fishers towards attaining inclusive growth.
The Project is jointly funded by the World Bank, the National Government and the Local Government Units (LGUs).
List of Proposed PRDP Projects
as of March 2015
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