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Tanzania rice projects

Information Sheet of Rice Related Project/Program in CARD First Group Countries
1. Country Tanzania
2. Title (Full name) ESTABLISHMENT OF CIVIL AND IRRIGATION ENGEERING UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMME AT ARUSHA TECHNICAL COLLEGE
3. Project Location ARUSHA TECHNICAL COLLEGE
4. Type of project
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1. Grant,  2. Loan, 3. Technical Coop./Assistance, 4. National budget, 5. Private sector
5. Fields covered (multiple selection)

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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. Building of teaching capacity of a university
6. Fund source
(Funding agency)
Government of Japan
7. Cost Total:
8. Project duration Start: Jan 2011
(dd/mm/yy) End: Dec 2013
9. Goal and objectives Goal: Incresase number of tutors in Civil and irrigation engineering
Obj.: 1. To build capacity of the ATC academic staff efficient and effective teaching of CIE programme at both undergraduate and technician levels
2. To lead (ATC Academic Staff) in the development of teaching guide for practical and field training
3. To raise awareness of the culture of maintenance
10. Target beneficiaries Direct: ATC staff and students
Secondary:
11. Project component (activities) 1. To build capacity of the ATC academic staff in effient and effective teaching designs of irrigation schemes .
2. To lead ATC academic staff in the development of teaching guide for Design Irrigation Schemes
3. To advice the ATC on improvements of the curriculum for CIE programme
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12. Expected results (outputs) 1. Capacity of the ATC academic staff in effient and effective teach CIE programme at both undergraduate and technician level built.
2. Teaching guide for practical and field training developed
3. Awareness of the culture of maintnance raised
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13. Inputs 1.
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14. Implementing agency Leading: Ministry of Education and Vocational Training.
Cooperate:
15. Status of the project 1 1.Pipeline,  2. Approved,  3. On-going,  4. Completed
16. Issues/problems
17. Person in charge Name: e-mail:
Information Sheet of Rice Related Project/Program in CARD First Group Countries
1. Country Tanzania
2. Title (Full name) Increased Agricultural Growth and Expand the Staple Food Supply
3. Project Location Morogoro, Dodoma, Manyara/Arusha
4. Type of project

1. Grant,  2. Loan, 3. Technical Coop./Assistance, 4. National budget, 5. Private sector
5. Fields covered (multiple selection)
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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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6. Fund source
(Funding agency)
USAID
7. Cost Total: USD 90 milion
8. Project duration Start: 2010
(dd/mm/yy) End: 2014
9. Goal and objectives Goal: Increased agricultural productivity, reduced trade and transportation barrier, sound market based principles of agriculture, accelerated participation of the ultra-poor in rural growth
Obj.:
10. Target beneficiaries Direct: Women and farmers
Secondary: Private traders
11. Project component (activities) 1. Increased agricultural productivity by expanding access to quality seeds, fertlizers, irrigation tools, credit and training
2. Stimulate the private sector by improving storage and food processing and improving rural road and transportation
3. Maintain natura resources including helping country adapt to climate change
4. Expand knowledge and training by supporting R&D
5. Reduce trade and transport barrier
6. Support Policy reform and good governance
7. Support women and families in agricultural development
12. Expected results (outputs) 1. 47,000ha rehabilitated as well as newly developed irrigation schemes
2. Promoted warehouse receipt system, Improved processing technologies and techniques
3. Vulnerability assessment of potential impacts of climate change on agriculture conducted
4. Improved maize and rice varieties eg nerica multiplied and disseminated,Bottlenecks in transit/transportation corridors addressed, Policies and regulations accress the region harmonized
5. Bottlenecks in transit/transportation corridors addressed, Policies and regulations accress the region harmonized
6. Crop insurance promoted,
7. Value chan with higher rates of women's participation (staples and horticultureural crops) promoted
13. Inputs 1. Women
2. Staff
3. Farmers
4. Researchers
5. Academics
14. Implementing agency Leading: USAID and stakeholders
Cooperate:
15. Status of the project 3 1.Pipeline,  2. Approved,  3. On-going,  4. Completed
16. Issues/problems
17. Person in charge Name: e-mail:
Information Sheet of Rice Related Project/Program in CARD First Group Countries
1. Country Tanzania
2. Title (Full name) Rice Regional Centre of Excelence Project under Eastern Afrca Agricultural Productivity Programme (EAAPP)
3. Project Location KATRIN Ifakara and other Institutes of the Department of Research and Development (DRD) and MLDF Research and Training Centres
4. Type of project 2
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1. Grant,  2. Loan, 3. Technical Coop./Assistance, 4. National budget, 5. Private sector
5. Fields covered (multiple selection) 2
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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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6. Fund source
(Funding agency)
IDA/World Bank
7. Cost Total: USD 30 million
8. Project duration Start: 01/03/2010
(dd/mm/yy) End: 27/02/2015
9. Goal and objectives Goal: Enhanced sustainable productivity value added and competitiveness of sub-regional agricultural system
Obj.: 1. Enhance regional specialization in agricultural rwesearch;
2. Enhance collaboration in agricutural training and tecnology dissemination;
3. Facilitatwe increased transfer of agricultural technology, information and knowledge across national bounderies.
10. Target beneficiaries Direct: Farmers, Processors
Secondary: Traders, Consumers.
11. Project component (activities) 1. Strengthening the Rice Regional Centre of Excellence
2. Technology Generation, Training and Dissemination
3. Improved availability of Seeds and breeds
4. Project coordination and management
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12. Expected results (outputs) 1. IGerated technologies eg. new high yielding varieties
2. 7 PhD holders, 10 Masters,
3. ? Breeding, Entomology laboratories rehabilitated and modernized in research
4. 6 Offices rehabilitated
5. 6 Offices rehabilitated
13. Inputs 1. Training materials
2. Staff
3. Farmers, Processors
4. Seed varieties.
14. Implementing agency Leading: DRD( MAFC)
Cooperate:
15. Status of the project 3 1.Pipeline,  2. Approved,  3. On-going,  4. Completed
16. Issues/problems
17. Person in charge Name: e-mail:
Information Sheet of Rice Related Project/Program in CARD First Group Countries
1. Country Tanzania
2. Title (Full name) Improving the lives of 36,000 rice producers in Shinyanga Tanzania
3. Project Location Shinyanga region
4. Type of project
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1. Grant,  2. Loan, 3. Technical Coop./Assistance, 4. National budget, 5. Private sector
5. Fields covered (multiple selection) 4
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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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6. Fund source
(Funding agency)
OXFAM
7. Cost Total:
8. Project duration Start: 2008
(dd/mm/yy) End: 2010
9. Goal and objectives Goal: To improve the food security and incomes for 36,000 small producers and their families
Obj.: To promote and support women producers to improve all stages of rice production, processing and marketing to double productivity and quality.
10. Target beneficiaries Direct: All women in rice value chain
Secondary: All produducers.
11. Project component (activities) 1. Establish strong self supporting groups
2. Improve the quality and quantity of rice
3. Enhance post harvest handling
4. Promoting training and involvement of women
5. Improve soil and watwer management
6. Increase access to key agricultural services.
7. Facilitate wider and stronger link in the rice trade
8. Support local and national campaining
12. Expected results (outputs) 1. ? groups formed in ? Villages trained in group management and leadership
2. ? Groups trained on rice producing techniques, post harves handling and marketing.
3. ? DEOs trained on rice value chain development
4. ? Local service provider partners identified and capacitated in the service provision
13. Inputs 1. Training materials
2. Staff
3. Farmers
4. Infrastructure
14. Implementing agency Leading: OXFAM
Cooperate:
15. Status of the project 3 1.Pipeline,  2. Approved,  3. On-going,  4. Completed
16. Issues/problems
17. Person in charge Name: e-mail:
Information Sheet of Rice Related Project/Program in CARD First Group Countries
1. Country Tanzania
2. Title (Full name) Additional Financing to ASDP
3. Project Location Country Wide
4. Type of project 2

1. Grant,  2. Loan, 3. Technical Coop./Assistance, 4. National budget, 5. Private sector
5. 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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6. Fund source
(Funding agency)
World Bank
7. Cost Total: US$ 35 million
8. Project duration Start: 01/07/2010
(dd/mm/yy) End: 30/06/2013
9. Goal and objectives Goal: To contribute to the higher order of agricultural growth and poverty reduction.
Obj.: (i) To enable farmers to have better access to and use of agricultural knowledge, technologies, marketing systems and infrastructure; and
(ii) To promopte agricultural private investment based on an improved regulatory and policy environment.
10. Target beneficiaries Direct: 11,377 households
Secondary:
11. Project component (activities) 1. Rehabilitation and Development of new Small-scale Irrigation Schemes
2. Groundwater Irrigation Pilot
3. Feasibility Studies and Designs
4. Promotion/Scaling up of Costs-effective Irrigation Technologies
5. Capacity Building
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12. Expected results (outputs) 1. Increased farmers' use of improved technologies, infrastructure and marketing systems
2. Enhanced private investment in agriculture
13. Inputs 1.
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14. Implementing agency Leading: Ministry of Agriculture Food Security and Cooperatives
Cooperate:
15. Status of the project 3 1.Pipeline,  2. Approved,  3. On-going,  4. Completed
16. Issues/problems
17. Person in charge Name: e-mail: