Kenya - Kimira-Oluch Smallholder Irrigation Development Study


Project Summary

Approval Date 18 Nov 1998
Signature Date 20 Jul 1999
Planned Completion Date 29 Feb 2004
Last Disbursement Planned Date 29 Feb 2004
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Agriculture and Rural Development
DAC Sector Code 31140
Commitment U.A 1,346,617.42
Status Completion

Project General Description

The present intervention concerns the Kimira-Oluch Smallholder Irrigation Development Study. It is designed to contribute to the achievement of self-sufficiency in food production and poverty alleviation. The study should be broad-based and inter-disciplinary covering all matters relevant to a rural development project based on irrigated agriculture. This includes socio-economic planning, technical design, economic and financial Analyses and Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA). The study should also be undertaken in three broad stages. For ease of reference these stages could be identitied as, the Exploratory and Planning Stage, the Feasibility Study Stage and the Final Project Preparation and Design Stage.

Project Objectives

The overall sector goal of the project for which the study is to be undertaken should be to contribute to the achievement of self-sufficiency in food production and poverty alleviation. The objective of the study is to prepare a viable small- holder irrigation project that will be technically, economically, and financially feasible, as well as socially and environmentally acceptable.

Beneficiaries

The main beneficiaries of the study are the Kenyan State and the authorities of Nyanza province.

Participating Organization

Funding
African Development Fund
Extending
Government Of Kenya
Implementing
Lake BASIN Development Authority

Information

IATI identifier 46002-P-KE-AAC-001
Last Update 31 Oct 2019

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Country Kenya