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Information Sheet of Rice Related Project/Program in CARD First Group Countries
1. Country Uganda
2. Title (Full name) Livelihood and Enterprises for Agricultural Development (LEAD) Project
3. Project Location
4. Type of project 3
1. Grant, 2. Loan, 3. Technical Coop./Assistance, 4. National budget, 5. Private sector
5. Field of support 3 4 5 6 8
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.
6. Fund sources
(Funding agency)
US Agency for International Development (USAID)
7. Budget US$35 million/5 years
8. Project duration Start: 2008
(dd/mm/yy) End: 2013
9. Goal and objectives Goal: Increasing rural household livelihoods and income
Obj.:
10. Target beneficiaries Direct: Farmers
Sec.:
11. Project component (activities) 1. Training
2. Agricultural extension
3. Market linkage
4. Producer organization strengthening
5. Value chain approach
6. Establishment and strengthening of FFS
7. Financial assistant (Grant)
12. Expected results (outputs)
13. Inputs 1. Activities cost
2. Personnel cost
3. Provision of machinery and equipments
4. Grant
14. Implementing agency Association of Rural Development (ARD)
15. Status of the project 3 1. Pipeline, 2. Approved, 3. Ongoing, 4. Completed
16. Issues/problems
Keywords: Value chain, Agricultural extension, Marketing, Producer organization, Farmers Field School (FFS)