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Information Sheet of Rice Related Project/Program in CARD Second Group Countries
1. Country Rwanda
2. Title (Full name) Capacity Building of milling, grading and quality testing standards
3. Project Location Entire Country
4. Type of project 1
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1. Grant, 2. Loan, 3. Technical Coop./Assistance, 4. National budget, 5. Private sector
5. Field of support 3
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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 )
10. Capacity Building
6. Suggested Funding agency Government, NGO, USAID, ACDI/VOCA, Cooperatives, Private Sector
7. Budget 134,000 USD [Recruitment: 40,000 USD per year (recurring), Training: 24,000 USD per year)]
8. Project duration 2 years
9. Goal and objectives Goal: Improve the monitoring and inspection of standards, procedures for improving
Obj.: - Improve the skills of monitoring and assessing the quality of locally produced


10. Target beneficiaries Direct: Rice consumers, Millers, Traders
Sec.: Rice growers
11. Project component (activities) 1. Capacity building on quality inspection service: Recruitment of 4 inspectors (1 for each province) to supervise the standards of milling and grading of locally produced rice
2. Training: Improve the skills of inspectors and mill operators through short term courses, in-country training and on-job trainin
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12. Expected results (outputs) 1. Number of supervisors imposing milling and grading standards increased
2. Capacity for monitoring and evaluation of the quality of locally produced rice
3. Knowledge on improved methods of standards, quality of rice transferred to
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