Malawi- Feasibility Study on the establishment of an Agriculture cooperative Bank

Project Summary

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
Commitment U.A 365,000
Status Completion

Project General Description

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.

Project Objectives

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.

Participating Organization

African Development Fund
Government Of Malawi
Ministry of Finance, Economic Planning and Development


IATI identifier 46002-P-MW-AA0-028
Last Update 01 Feb 2023


Contact Details

Name KISYOMBE Vinda Highson Lutamyo

Geographic Location

Country Malawi
Coordinates Location Name
-13.5 34 Malawi