Tunisia - Integrated Agricultural Development Project (PDAI) – Gabes II

Project Summary

Approval Date 26 Nov 2014
Signature Date 28 Nov 2014
Planned Completion Date 30 Jun 2023
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Agriculture and Rural Development
DAC Sector Code 31110
Environmental Category 1
Commitment U.A 16,116,244.23
Status Implementation

Project General Description

Integrated Agricultural Development Project (PDAI)-Gabès II is implemented in six “délégations” (districts) of this Governorate. The project activities will complement the achievements of the previous phase of PDAI. PDAI-Gabès II covers the sectors and délégations of the first PDAI, as well as the délégation of Métouia. The project cost, net of taxes, is EUR 30.458 million (TND 68.836 million) with implementation spanning 5 years. The main expected outcomes of the project are the following: (i) implementation of PIS on 760 ha; (ii) construction of feeder roads (50 km); (iii) completion of SWC works on 5,000 ha; (iv) electrification of water points; (v) planting of fruit trees on 1,940 ha; (vi) support for farmers; (vii) micro-projects for women and youth; and (ix) land reconciliation and consolidation.

Project Objectives

The project’s objective is to contribute to poverty reduction in Gabès Governorate by boosting farmers’ income.


The population affected by the project is about 183,000 (of which 52% women), making up 36,310 households.

Participating Organization

African Development Bank
Government Of Tunisia


IATI identifier 46002-P-TN-AA0-013
Last Update 02 Oct 2022


Contact Details

Name EL FALEH Jalel
Email j.elfaleh@afdb.org

Geographic Location

Country Tunisia
Coordinates Location Name
36.67401 9.85758 Menzel Habib
33.5 10 Mutamadyat Matmata
33.58333 10.33333 Mutamadyat Marith
34 9.5 Mutamadyat al Hammah
33.83333 9.75 Gouvernorat de Gabes
34.04837 9.99685 Délégation de Métouia