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Information Sheet of Concept Notes developed during WW2 in CARD Second Group Countries
1. Country Ethiopia
2. Title (Full name) Capacitate development agents, subject matter specialists and researchers on rice production in rice growing areas
3. Project Location Rice growing areas (Amhara, Oromia, Tigray, SNNPR, Somali, Afar, Benishangulu Gumuz and Gambella)
4. Type of project 1
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1. Grant, 2. Loan, 3. Technical Coop./Assistance, 4. National budget, 5. Private sector
5. Fields of support (multiple selection) 2
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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. Suggested Funding agency JICA, SAA, IRRI, AfricaRice, IDE, MEDA, KOICA & other NGOs
7. Budget 470,000 USD
8. Duration
4 years
9. Goal and objectives Goal: Build capacity of human resources on rice value chain
Obj.: - To improve knowledge and skills of DAs, SMSs and researchers on rice production and marketing,
- Development of training materials on extension/dissemination of on-farm rice technologies

10. Target beneficiaries Direct: Extension researchers, SMSs, DAs
Sec: Rice farmers, traders, entrepreneurs
11. Project component (activities) 1.
Development of required training materials on extension of rice technologies
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Provision of training to DAs, SMS and researchers
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Monitoring and evaluation
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12. Expected results (outputs) 1.
Appropriate training materials developed and disseminated
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Knowledge and skills of DAs, SMSs and researchers enhanced
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Extension services improved
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