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)

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)