Project Profile

Research in Africa

Rehabilitation of Small-scale Irrigation Scheme in Masvingo, Zimbabwe


Duration : June 15, 2011 - June 30, 2013
(Extended to August 31, 2013)
Overview:

The project targets the productivity of smallholder farmers using irrigation schemes in Masvingo province of Zimbabwe. The main objectives of the project are to: (i) Undertake baseline studies to define operational partnerships, methodology and rehabilitation approach; (ii) Rehabilitate two pilot schemes; (iii ) Prepare for Phase 2: up-scaling the rehabilitation of 8 other schemes.

Location(s): Zimbabwe
Project Contact: Chilonda Pius
Donor(s): Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC)