|Approval Date||04 Dec 2002|
|Signature Date||02 Jun 2003|
|Planned Completion Date||31 Dec 2010|
|Last Disbursement Planned Date||31 Dec 2010|
|Sovereign / Non-Sovereign||Sovereign|
|Sector||Agriculture and Rural Development|
|DAC Sector Code||31110|
The National Livestock Productivity Improvement Project (NLPIP) is one of the Government of Uganda’s interventions under the Livestock Industry designed to contribute to the overall government policy of poverty reduction to attain the UN Millennium Development Goals for the country. The intervention is specifically necessary to restock these districts and in general increase agricultural productivity of poor households; provide productive assets to poor farmers; and improve nutritional and food security of poor rural households. In addition it is necessary to improve the enabling environment for livestock development and empower poor rural households, particularly women and the disadvantaged, for them to manage their resources better. The expected impacts is improved food and nutrition security; increased disposable incomes, creation of income generating activities; creation of employment to local people, improved living standards of rural people, and poverty reduction.
The Project objective was to increase household incomes of participating livestock farmers in the cattle corridor through increased livestock productivity and marketing.
The Project’s primary beneficiaries were poor rural households, that is, small and medium scale farmers including women and other vulnerable groups involved in livestock production, livestock traders and consumers in the cattle corridor.
African Development Fund
Government Of Uganda
Ministry of Agriculture, Animal, Industry and Fisheries
|Last Update||22 Nov 2020|
|Name||MPYISI Edson Rurangwa|