Rehabilitation of the Agriculture Sector


Project Summary

Approval Date 19 Nov 1984
Signature Date 29 Apr 1985
Planned Completion Date 30 Jun 1994
Last Disbursement Planned Date 30 Jun 1994
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Agriculture and Rural Development
DAC Sector Code 31110
Commitment U.A 22,473,668.78
Status Completion

Project General Description

The project will directly employ about 2,500 persons bringing the total wage-earning population in the country to about 64,500. Thus, the project will be employing about 3.8% of the total wage-earning population in Swaziland. These employees will in turn support their families at higher standard of living than couuld probably be derived from subsistence farming and other employments. In addition to offering employment, new townships will be developed in the project area based on the provision of services to estate and employees including medical services and recreational amenities.

Participating Organization

Funding
African Development Fund
Implementing
GOVERNMENT OF ZAMBIA

Information

IATI identifier 46002-P-ZM-AA0-004
Last Update 07 Aug 2020

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Contact Details

Name BALAYAH Mohamed Yusuf
Email m.balayah@afdb.org

Geographic Location

Country Zambia