Results of PGTF - Project INT/93/K07

INT/93/K07 - Feasibility study for a subregional center for agricultural machinery in the CEPGL subregion

Submitterr: Communauté Economique des Pays des Grands Lacs (CEPGL), based in Gisenyi, Rwanda
Subcontractor: same as above
Priority area: Food and agriculture
Participating/beneficiary countries: 3 countries (Burundi, Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Rwanda)
PGTF input (US$): US$43,000
Other inputs (US$): US$15,200
Date of implementation: 1996-1999
Impact: Provided decision-makers in the subregion with recommendations aimed at designing and adopting common agricultural policies.  In particular, by identifying shortcomings in national policies that resulted in the disappearance of all national centers for agricultural machinery, and by defining the main features of the subregional center, conceived as a center of excellence and a common endeavor of the member countries.   

Contact:   Communauté Économique des Pays des Grands Lacs (CEPGL)
Secrétariat Exécutif Permanent
Boite Postale 58
Gisenyi, Rwanda
Telephone: 250-08525226 / 08500940
Fax: 250-540696

Final Report:

    • INT-93-K07-Survey.pdf  *  [Language: English; Size: 179KB]

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