Pequenos Lilombos Dam Irrigation Project

Project Summary

Approval Date 18 Mar 1982
Signature Date 17 Dec 1982
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 31110
Commitment U.A 9,486,836.03
Status Completion

Project Objectives

1. Overall objective : the project is aimed at : 1.1 Achieving an orderly development of scare water resources for Umbeluzi River to meet the growing and future requirements for potable and industrial water in Maputo. 2 Specific objectives : 2.1 Construction of a multi-purpose dam on Umbeluzi River. 2.2 Expansion of potable water transmission and distribution system. 2.3 Establishment of 15,000 ha of irrigated land for the production of food and citrus crops.

Participating Organization

African Development Fund
Government Of Mozambique
Banco de Mocambique


IATI identifier 46002-P-MZ-AA0-017
Last Update 24 Sep 2022


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Geographic Location

Country Mozambique