The Project provided support to the National Program for Smallholder Irrigation (PNIP) and included the development of the irrigable agricultural potential in the Pays Dogon and Koulikoro, with an antenna in Ouéléssébougou. The objective of the project was to increase agricultural production and to ensure better access to markets to help improve food security and job creation in Mali.
Due to the fragile security situation in the intervention area (Mopti region), a remote management and monitoring system was set up: the project was managed by the Bamako-based coordination unit (international and national co-management).
During the project, the following activities and products are planned:
The project followed the co-management approach of all measures and activities. The Implementation Units were managed by a National Coordinator and an International Coordinator.
Technical support for the implementation of irrigation schemes:
Technical assistance for accompanying measures:
|Direction Nationale du Génie Rural (DNGR) du Ministère de l’Agriculture|
|Affaires mondiales Canada (Canadian cooperation), through KfW|
|01/2015 – 03/2017|
|Contract value: 4,010,040 €|