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Information Sheet of Rice Related Project/Program in CARD First Group Countries
1. Country Mozambique
2. Title (Full name) Small Scale Irrigation Project (SSIP)
3. Project Location Maputo, Sofala and Zambezia Provinces
4. Type of project 2 3 4
1. Grant,  2. Loan, 3. Technical Coop./Assistance, 4. National budget, 5. Private sector
5. Fields covered (multiple selection) 3 4 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)
AfDB (ADF loan, TAF grant GOM beneficiaries
7. Cost Total: 20.5 million USD
ADF: 16.5 million USD, TAF: 1.6 million USD, GOM: 2.2 million USD, Beneficiaries: 0.2 million USD
8. Project duration Start: 1999
(dd/mm/yy) End: 2010 (originally up to 2005)
9. Goal and objectives Goal: to achieve a sustainable increase in household income and food security in the smallholder family sector
Obj.: to improve agricultural production and productivity by smallholders in three provinces
10. Target beneficiaries Direct: small farm households (4,000)
Secondary: project staff
11. Project component (activities) 1. Irrigation development (equip schemes, establish motor pump, rehabilitate access road, credit)
2. Agricultural technology transfer (extension equipment/extension materials)
3. Direct support to farmers (campaign and workshops, farmers organizing, facilitating credit provision, market information)
4. Management opration (project coordination facilities and management faciliteis)
5. Institutional capacity building (studies, training, equipment, market facilities for women)
12. Expected results (outputs) 1. Small scale irrigation schemes developed (650 schemes with 2,500 ha)
2. Farmers associations established (190 associations)
3. Appropriate technologies for crop production, diversification, productivity developed (4,000 farm households)
4. Rural credit facilities and service delivery established (4,000 farm households)
5. Institutional capacity strengthened (62 staff)
13. Inputs 1. Irrigation equipment
2. Vehicles and motorcycles
3. Civil works, small farm equipment, office equipment and furniture
4. Technical assistance and short term consultants
14. Implementing agency Leading: Ministry of Agriculture
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15. Status of the project 4 1.Pipeline,  2. Approved,  3. On-going,  4. Completed
16. Issues/problems
17. Person in charge Name: e-mail:
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