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Information Sheet of Concept Notes developed during WW2 in Mozambique
1. Country Mozambique
2. Title (Full name) Strengthening the linkage between credit for inputs and outputs along the rice value chain
3. Project Location Entire Country
4. Fields covered (multiple selection) 1
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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  )
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5. Fund sources
(suggested)
GGovt of Mozambique, Swiss Cooperation Agency, DANIDA, Govt of Italy, Govt of Ireland, Terra Bank, Standard Bank
6. Budget Total: 825,000 USD
7. Duration (years)
3 years
8. Goal and objectives Goal: Enhance the involvement of banks and micro financing institutions in rice value chain
Obj.: Facilitate policies to encourage participation of banking sector in rice value chain
Establish linkage between financing institutions and input suppliers and millers
Improve access to credit and inputs by small scale rice farmers
9. Target beneficiaries Direct: Rice growers, Input suppliers, Millers, Banks, Microfinance institutions
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10. Project component (activities) 1. Policy: Propose policies that would favor increased financing of rice value chain
2. Enhance the involvement of banks and micro financing institutions in rice value chain
3. Extension: Raise awareness on the framework of linkage between credit and inputs amongst farmers through multi-media
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11. Expected results (outputs) 1. Improved financial resources for rice farmers
2. Increased production and productivity
3. Improved participation of national agro industry in rice value chain
4. Improved commercialization of rice farming
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