Donors Back Philippine Agrarian Scheme

The Philippines obtained some PHP10 billion (USD209 million) in financing from the Asian Development Bank and OPEC Fund for International Development for its basic rural infrastructure projects, according to

. The projects, which are expected to be completed in five years, include farm-to-market roads and irrigation systems in 152 agrarian reform communities.

About the author

  • Ma. Rizza Leonzon

    As a former staff writer, Rizza focused mainly on business coverage, including key donors such as the Asian Development Bank and AusAID.