Asian Project Management Support Programme (APMAS) is an IFAD-funded 3-year regional programme. It aims at improving the development effectiveness and efficiency of pro-poor rural development programmes in the Asia and the Pacific region. Its short-term objective is to enhance the management capabilities of rural development projects and programmes in the region. This will be achieved by (i) building project management capacity; (ii) strengthening the policy environment; and (iii) improving the capacity of service providers.
The expected main outputs and benefits produced by APMAS implementation are as follows: