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Information Sheet of Rice Related Project/Program in CARD First Group Countries
1. Country Tanzania
2. Title (Full name) Improving the lives of 36,000 rice producers in Shinyanga Tanzania
3. Project Location Shinyanga region
4. Type of project
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1. Grant,  2. Loan, 3. Technical Coop./Assistance, 4. National budget, 5. Private sector
5. Fields covered (multiple selection) 4
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1. Policy,  2. R & D,  3. Extension & Training,  4. Production,  5. Marketing
6. Post-harvest, 7. Irrigation, 8. Credit,  9. Seed,  10. Other ( specify below )
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6. Fund source
(Funding agency)
OXFAM
7. Cost Total:
8. Project duration Start: 2008
(dd/mm/yy) End: 2010
9. Goal and objectives Goal: To improve the food security and incomes for 36,000 small producers and their families
Obj.: To promote and support women producers to improve all stages of rice production, processing and marketing to double productivity and quality.
10. Target beneficiaries Direct: All women in rice value chain
Secondary: All produducers.
11. Project component (activities) 1. Establish strong self supporting groups
2. Improve the quality and quantity of rice
3. Enhance post harvest handling
4. Promoting training and involvement of women
5. Improve soil and watwer management
6. Increase access to key agricultural services.
7. Facilitate wider and stronger link in the rice trade
8. Support local and national campaining
12. Expected results (outputs) 1. ? groups formed in ? Villages trained in group management and leadership
2. ? Groups trained on rice producing techniques, post harves handling and marketing.
3. ? DEOs trained on rice value chain development
4. ? Local service provider partners identified and capacitated in the service provision
13. Inputs 1. Training materials
2. Staff
3. Farmers
4. Infrastructure
14. Implementing agency Leading: OXFAM
Cooperate:
15. Status of the project 3 1.Pipeline,  2. Approved,  3. On-going,  4. Completed
16. Issues/problems
17. Person in charge Name: e-mail: