Dakawa Rice

Project Summary

Approval Date 28 Feb 1978
Signature Date 04 Apr 1978
Planned Completion Date 31 Dec 1984
Last Disbursement Planned Date 31 Dec 1984
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Agriculture and Rural Development
DAC Sector Code 31110
Commitment U.A 11,810,264.27
Status Completion

Project Objectives

The main objective of the Dakawa Rice Project was rice import substitution through increased contribution toward the agricultural sector goal of self-sufficiency. Other objectives were the improvement of employment opportunities and living conditions and the provision of a sound basis and nucleus of agro-industrial activities in the rural area.

Participating Organization

African Development Bank
African Development Fund
National Agriculture and Food Corporation


IATI identifier 46002-P-TZ-AA0-014
Last Update 24 Oct 2020


Contact Details

Name COOMPSON Joseph Akrofi
Email j.coompson@afdb.org

Geographic Location

Country Tanzania, United Republic of