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  National Rice Development Strategy   In The News
Implementation of NRDS   Needs - Resource Matching

Government Task Force Focal Point

Name Position Email
Dr BIMEREW Dawit Alemu Coordinator, Agricultural Economics, Research Extention & Farmers Linkage, Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Code Title ....... Partners
ET-1 East African Agricultural Productivity Project   World Bank
ET-2 Support to Rice Value Chain   Agriculture Transformation Agency
ET-3 Farmer Research Group II project   JICA
ET-4 Agricultural Growth Program (AGP)   World Bank
ET-5 Study on development of improved infrastructure and technologies for rice production in Africa   Japan
ET-6 JICA Partnership Project (JPP)   JICA
ET-7 Crop Production Enhancement for Small Scale Farmers (SAA)   Nippon Foundation and Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
ET-8 Household Asset Building Program (HAB)   Government
ET-9 EDGET Project   SIDA
ET-10 Emergency Rice Project   AFRICA RICE
ET-11 Stress-tolerant rice for poor farmers in Africa and South Asia   AFRICA RICE
ET-12 Developing the next generation of new rice varieties for sub-Saharan Africa and Southeast Asia   AFRICA RICE
ET-13 Interspecific Hybridization Project   AFRICA RICE

Priorities and Concept Notes

Code Title File
ET-a Human capacity building for rice research and development by training breeders, crop protection scientists, seed technologists and technicians  
ET-b Development of ecology specific and market preferred rice varieties in Ethiopia  
ET-c Developing and Promoting site specific fertilizer recommendations and integrated soil fertility management practices in Ethiopia  
ET-d Strengthening the capacity of soil testing laboratory services  
ET-e Participatory evaluation of improved rice technologies  
ET-f Capacitate development agents, subject matter specialists and researchers on rice production in rice growing areas  
ET-g Establishment of a national centre of excellence for rice research and training  
ET-h Capacitate and operationalise Farmer Training Centres (FTCs) in rice growing areas for effective technology dissemination  
ET-i Expansion of rice cultivation area through small scale river diversions in rice growing areas  
ET-j Promotion of supplementary irrigation through borewells for small scale rice growers in upland and rain fed ecosystems  
ET-k Training rural artisans, mechanics and operators on  fabrication, maintenance and effective use of agricultural machines  
ET-l Enhancing  national research and development capacity and dissemination of agricultural mechanization technologies  
ET-m Training rice growers on post harvest handling, storage and marketing practices  
ET-n Enhanced access to machineries that will improve the quality of locally produced rice