Tunisia - Integrated Agricultural Development Project (IADP) for Kairouan

Project Summary

Approval Date 29 Mar 2006
Signature Date 13 Sep 2006
Planned Completion Date 30 Jun 2015
Last Disbursement Planned Date 31 Dec 2015
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Agriculture and Rural Development
DAC Sector Code 31110
Environmental Category 2
Commitment U.A 12,644,710.03
Status Completion

Project General Description

The Kairouan Integrated Agricultural Development Project (IADP) was designed as part of the Tunisian Government's strategy to improve incomes and improve the living conditions of farmers. It aims to contribute to the reduction of poverty in rural Tunisia. It is a project with a total estimated cost of UA 27.283 million and is planned over a period of 6 years. The Kairouan IADP has three components: (i) Rural Infrastructure Development; (ii) Participatory agricultural development; and (iii) Institutional Strengthening.

Project Objectives

The objective of the Kairouan IADP is to promote sustainable agricultural development through the development of agricultural infrastructure, participatory development and institutional strengthening of the administration and beneficiary organizations.


The beneficiaries of the project are the population of the project area is estimated at about 266,000 inhabitants representing 45,000 households, farmers in the area.

Participating Organization

African Development Bank
Government Of Tunisia
Commissariat Régional au Développement Agricole (CRDA) de Kairouan


IATI identifier 46002-P-TN-AA0-007
Last Update 06 Feb 2023


Contact Details

Name TOLBA Mohamed
Email m.ould-tolba@afdb.org

Geographic Location

Country Tunisia
Coordinates Location Name
35.58333 9.83333 Gouvernorat de Kairouan
35.2058 10.1247 Bou Hajla
35.2883 9.99917 Cherarda
35.6138 9.56256 El Ala
35.3842 9.785 Fej ed Dziri
35.6324 9.67624 Haffouz
35.3956 9.5438 Hajeb el Aïoun
35.35 9.82 Nasrallah
35.7306 9.68972 Oued Jemel
35.8478 9.58944 Ousseltia