P-ZM-AAF-002

Project Details
ID: P-ZM-AAF-002 Name: AQUACULTURE ENTERPRISE DEV. PROJECT Status: Ongoing Country: Zambia
Sector: Agriculture Approval date: 18-nov-2016 Task Manager: MKANDAWIRE Timothy Blackwell Kausipa, RDGS4
Total cost: 29385849.6
Currency: UAC
Source(s) of financing
AfDB: 29385985.24
Implementing Agency: MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE - WATER DEVELOPMENT Location: Barotse fllood Plains, Kafue Flats, Laum

Objectives

to provide the necessary guidance to aquaculture development by scaling up the aquaculture programme in high impact areas; implementing mechanisms to enforce quality standards while supporting small- and medium-scale enterprises in aqua-businesses in accordance with the Government of Zambia (GRZ) priorities

Rational

GRZ 's goal is to diversisfy its economy by promoting other viable sector especially agriculture sector including fisheries and aquaculture which holds high potentials in job creation and income generation.