|Approval Date||12 Mar 1985|
|Signature Date||23 Dec 1985|
|Planned Completion Date||31 Dec 1997|
|Last Disbursement Planned Date||31 Dec 1997|
|Sovereign / Non-Sovereign||Sovereign|
|Sector||Agriculture and Rural Development|
|DAC Sector Code||43042|
The integrated rural development project in the province of Settat is part of the realization of the objectives of the 1981-1985 plan. This plan aims to increase investments in the agricultural sector with a view to achieving food self-sufficiency and improving the living conditions of the population in general and particularly those in rural areas. The project covers the entire province of Settat concerning cereal production. It has a pilot area with an area of 230,000 ha or 24% of the total area of the province and is of interest to about 17,000 farmers. The main components of the project are: (i) creation of supply and marketing infrastructures; (ii) work and strengthening of intervention services; (iii) socio-economic infrastructure; iv) strengthening of the Provincial Directorate of Agriculture (DPA) and v) credit.
The project aims, at the level of the province of Settat, the improvement of the living conditions of the farmers and, at the national level, reducing the country's food dependency face to the outside world.
The direct beneficiaries of the project are the peasants supervised by the project, but also the other farmers in the province should benefit from the socio-economic infrastructures as well as the improvement of animal routes and marketing circuits.
African Development Bank
Government Of Morocco
MINISTERE DE L'AGRICULTURE ET DE LA REFORME AGRAIRE
|Last Update||22 Nov 2020|