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.

Beneficiaries

The main beneficiaries of this support are the Government of Malawi, the Agricultural Cooperative and fermers.

Participating Organization

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

Information

IATI identifier 46002-P-MW-AA0-028
Last Update 31 Oct 2019

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Contact Details

Name KISYOMBE Vinda Highson Lutamyo
Email v.kisyombe@afdb.org

Geographic Location

Country Malawi