|Approval Date||15 May 2018|
|Signature Date||08 Jun 2018|
|Planned Completion Date||31 Dec 2019|
|Sovereign / Non-Sovereign||Sovereign|
|Sector||Agriculture and Rural Development|
|DAC Sector Code||31110|
The Support Program for Inclusive and Sustainable Development of Agricultural Sectors aims to help boost agricultural sector competitiveness with a view to ensuring inclusive and sustainable economic growth by promoting value chains, employment creation, improvement of the business climate and sustainable natural resource management. It builds on two components, namely: (1) “Support to job creation through the development of agricultural and agro-industrial sub-sectors”, (2) “Support lasting rural employment through sustainable use of natural resources by the agricultural sector”. it covers a period from 2018 - 2019 and cost EUR 200 million to be disburded in two tranches.
The programme objective is to help boost agricultural sector competitiveness to ensure inclusive and sustainable economic growth through the promotion of value chains, job creation, improvement of the business climate and sustainable natural resource management. The programme is intended to support the Green Morocco Plan 2008-2020, mainly in terms of the acceleration and sustainability of achievements as well as the strategies of associated sectors (National Sustainable Development Strategy, National Water Strategy, Energy Strategy, National Employment Strategy and Industrial Acceleration Strategy). Hence, PADIDFA will help to: (i) support the PMV ecosystem and amplify its impact; (ii) promote the inclusion of vulnerable stakeholders (especially the youth and women); and (iii) build agricultural sector resilience.
PADIDFA will benefit the Moroccan population in general, and the youth and women in the rural areas in particular. It will specifically benefit: (i) local councils; (ii) inter-professional associations and professional organizations; (iii) agricultural VSMEs and organizations (crop sectors, waste management, etc.); (iii) the private sector (training, research, private agricultural councils, etc.); (iv) project proponents and young agricultural and rural entrepreneurs due to improvement of the business environment; and (v) women's associations and rural women (access to value chains, land tenure security, local services, etc.).
African Development Bank
Ministère de l’Economie et des Finances
|Last Update||18 Feb 2020|
|Name||MAROUKI Rafaa Ben Mohamed|