|Approval Date||11 Dec 2015|
|Signature Date||29 Mar 2016|
|Planned Completion Date||31 Dec 2018|
|Last Disbursement Planned Date||31 Dec 2018|
|Sovereign / Non-Sovereign||Sovereign|
|Sector||Agriculture and Rural Development|
|DAC Sector Code||31110|
The interventions planned as part of this support are divided into two components. The first is the provision of technical assistance through the acquisition of consultancy services. This component will involve the recruitment of a consultant to undertake the feasibility study on the establishment of an Agriculture Cooperative Bank. The second encompasses operating expenses in order to facilitate project management and review workshops, and project monitoring and supervision.
The principal objectives of this project are to assess the financing needs of smallholder farmers with the view of: i) Proposing and assessing the viability of different financing options including the establishment of an Agriculture Cooperative Bank; and ii) Outlining the implementation modalities for those options with the view to boosting the sector’s productivity along the value chain.
The main beneficiaries of this support are the Government of Malawi, the Agricultural Cooperative and fermers.
African Development Fund
Government Of Malawi
Ministry of Finance, Economic Planning and Development
|Last Update||31 Oct 2019|
|Name||KISYOMBE Vinda Highson Lutamyo|