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Fact Sheet Rice Related Project / Program in CARD First Group Countries
1. Country Madagascar
2. Title (Project Name) Emergency provision of agricultural seeds for most flood affected populations in areas of southeastern Madagascar
3. Localition Project Vatovavy Fitovinany and Atsimo Atsinanana
4. Project Type

  1
1. Grant, 2. Loan 3. Technical Coop. / Support, 4. National budget 5. Private sector
5. Fields covered
(multiple choice)
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1. Policy 2. R & D 3. Extension & Training, 4. Production, Marketing 5.
6. Post-harvest, 7. Irrigation, 8. Credit, 9. Seed, 10. Other (specify below)
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6. Source of Funds
(Donors)
Belgium: OSRO / MAG / 002 / BEL "
7. Cost Grand Total: US $ 2578 016
8. Project Duration Start: 01/11/2008  
(Dd / mm / yy) End: 30/06/2009  
9. Goal and Objectives Purpose and Objectives: Activate 12,500 of the most affected rural households in the region of Vatovavy Fitovinany and Atsimo-Atsinanana, to boost agricultural production in the next planting season (May / June 2010).
10. Beneficiaries Targeted Direct: 12,500 of the most affected rural households in the region of Vatovavy Fitovinany and Atsimo-Atsinanana,
Secondary:  
11. Project Components
(activities)
1. Acquisition of local seeds
2. confirm and update the list of beneficiaries
3. sign letters of agreement (LOA) with partners
4. Transport of seeds and inputs o the target area (land or sea)
5. Seed distribution to affected households
6. Placing two FAO staff in the area of ​​intervention to monitor and technical support to implementing partners and to facilitate coordination
7. Support for the coordination of agricultural emergency operations, monitoring and evaluation
12. Expected results 
(outputs)
1 Distribute
- 100 tonnes of rice seeds (12,500 HH receive 8 kg each)
2. Purchase and distribute:
- 15 tonnes of bean seed (5,000 HH receive 3 kg each)
- 37.5 tonnes of maize seed (12,500 HH, will receive 3 kg each)
- 200 kg of vegetable seeds (12,500 HH receive 16 g horticultural seeds)
- 187 hectares of beans (variety: "marbled" ingot and White ") will be planted
- 1,500 hectares of maize (variety: IRAT 200) will be planted in corn
- 415 hectares of rice (variety: Post 254 and Miary) will be planted
- Approximately 400 hectares of horticultural seeds will be planted
13. Needs (Inputs) 1.  
14. Implementing Agency Leading (leading): NGOs: CARE, CARITAS, CRS, Diakonia, AAA, RTM
Cooperating (Cooperate)  
15. Project Status 3 1. Introduced 2. Approved 3. underway 4. Done
16. Questions / problems  
17. Person in charge Name: e-mail:
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