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Information Sheet of Rice Related Project/Program in CARD First Group Countries
1. Country Mozambique
2. Title (Full name) Bela Vista Rice Project
3. Project Location Matutuine
4. Type of project 5
1. Grant,  2. Loan, 3. Technical Coop./Assistance, 4. National budget, 5. Private sector
5. Fields covered (multiple selection) 4 6 7
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)
the Mozambican company LAP Ubuntu SA and the Libyan Investment Fund
7. Cost Total: USD 33 million
8. Project duration Start: 2009

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9. Goal and objectives Goal:
Obj.: From 2012, 27,000t of rice a year. By 2014, the area under rice cultivation is expected to reach 5,000 ha, and the harvest is projected at 57,000t of rice a year
10. Target beneficiaries Direct:
Secondary:
11. Project component (activities) 1. Construction of the processing factory (with the capacity to process 600 tonnes of rice a day)
2. Testing varieties
3. Training of farmers & research students by the enterprise
4. Rehabilitation of irrigation scheme (3,000ha)
12. Expected results (outputs) 1. The processing factory is constructed (with the capacity to process 600 tonnes of rice a day)
2. Suiltable varieties are selected through testing.
3. Farmers & research students are trained by the enterprise.
4. Irrigation scheme (3,000ha) is rehabilitated.
13. Inputs 1. Technical advice by Vietnam for the cultivation
2. Technical advice by Thailand for the processing

14. Implementing agency Leading:
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:
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