P-ZM-AA0-004

Project Details
ID: P-ZM-AA0-004 Name: REHAB. O AGR. SECTOR (ADF) Status: Completed Country: Zambia
Sector: Agriculture Approval date: 19-nov-1984 Task Manager: BALAYAH Mohamed Yusuf, OSAN1
Total cost: 22473669
Currency: UAC
Source(s) of financing
ADF: 22470000
Implementing Agency: GOVERNMENT OF ZAMBIA

Objectives

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.

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.

Benefits

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.

Rational

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.