Uganda - The Community Agricultural Infrastructure Improvement Programme - Project II (CAIIP)


Project Summary

Approval Date 17 Sep 2008
Signature Date 11 May 2009
Planned Completion Date 30 Dec 2016
Last Disbursement Planned Date 30 Jun 2017
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Agriculture and Rural Development
DAC Sector Code 43042
Commitment U.A 44,765,243.46
Status Completion

Project General Description

The proposed Community Agricultural Infrastructure Improvement Programme Project 2 (CAIIP-II) will cover 15 districts in Northern and Eastern Uganda in 65 sub-counties. In addition, it will also cover another 26 districts in CAIIP-I areas in 32 subcounties. CAIIP-2 is among the many initiatives that are geared towards enhancing development in the North with particular focus on restoring the agricultural potential and food security of the region which has been affected by armed conflict for the past 20 years. The project will also complement other Government programmes, especially the National Agricultural Advisory Services (NAADS) in increasing production. Its implementation is articulated around three components with the following outputs: (i) Rural Infrastructure Improvement (ii) Community Mobilization and (iii) Project Management. The project duration is 5 years commencing from year 2009. Total project cost is estimated at UA50.92 million.

Project Objectives

The overall sector goal of the project is to contribute to poverty reduction and economic growth in Uganda through enhanced commercialization of agriculture. Its specific objectives are to enhance farmers’ access to markets, attract competitive prices and increased incomes through improvements in rural infrastructures and their management by well mobilized communities.

Beneficiaries

The project will benefit a population of 5.3 million from 1.02 million households (or 18.5% of the 2007 national projected population). It is expected to increase the volume of agricultural produce marketed by 45% and increase household incomes by 50% at completion.

Participating Organization

Funding
African Development Fund
Extending
Government Of Uganda
Implementing
Ministry of Local Government MOLG

Information

IATI identifier 46002-P-UG-AB0-002
Last Update 22 Nov 2020

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Contact Details

Name NUWAGIRA Asaph
Email a.nuwagira@afdb.org

Geographic Location

Country Uganda
Coordinates Location Name
-0.487287 31.8407 Masaka District
0.072852 32.199 Mpigi District
0.86667 33.6667 Namutumba District
1.36667 34.1333 Bukedea District
2.85604 32.43 Gulu District
0.7 33.5333 Iganga District
0.511 33.315 Jinja District
0.95 33.1167 Kamuli District
1.3333 34.42 Kapchorwa District
0.930146 31.0326 Kibale District