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Information Sheet of Rice Related Project/Program in CARD First Group Countries
1. Country Mozambique
2. Title (Full name) Increasing Agricultural Production, Enhancing Food Security and Improving Livelihoods to mitigate the impacts of hiked food price (t.b.c)
3. Project Location Provinces of Manica, Tete, Sofala, Zambezia, Nampula and Gaza
4. Type of project 1
1. Grant,  2. Loan, 3. Technical Coop./Assistance, 4. National budget, 5. Private sector
5. Fields covered (multiple selection) 2 4 9
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)
EC
7. Cost Total: Euro 7.5 million
8. Project duration Start: 2009

(dd/mm/yy) End: 2011
9. Goal and objectives Goal: Increasing Agricultural Production, Enhancing Food Security and Improving Livelihoods to mitigate the impacts of hiked food price (t.b.c)
Obj.: Increasing Seed Production at Local Level Establishment of 5 Seed Laboratories and Rehabilitation for Seed Quality Control
10. Target beneficiaries Direct: 30,000 Farmers and 100 Extension staff & agent (both Public and Private)
Secondary: Farmers
11. Project component (activities) 1. Basic seed production by IIAM (natinal agricultural research institute) with a pump
2. Certified seed production by contracted farmers with Private Entrerprises
3. Quality Control of Seeds by DNSA
4. Technology transfer/ Training through extension staff and agent to farmers how to produce crops with certified seeds
12. Expected results (outputs) 1. 1,210 tonnes of Basic seeds are produced.
2. 33,500 tonnes of Certified seeds is produced by contracted farmers with Private Entrerprises
3.-1 5 laboratories are enquiped and rehabilitated by provincion governments.
3.-2 A processing Unit is installed by a farmers' association.
4. Farmers are trained through extension staff and agent how ot produce crops (Maize, Rice, Wheat, Soya & Sunflower) with certified seeds
13. Inputs 1. A processing Unit
2. Equipments of 5 laboratories
3. Breeders seeds from IIAM
14. Implementing agency Leading: FAO
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15. Status of the project 3 1.Pipeline,  2. Approved,  3. On-going,  4. Completed
16. Issues/problems
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