PROJET DE TRANSFORMATION AGRO-ALIMENTAIRE AU TOGO - ZTA TOGO (AFDB-P-TG-AA0-009)

Countries
  • Togo
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
REGION DE KARA
Whenever identified, the area within countries where the impacts of the investment may be experienced. Exact locations of projects may not be identified fully or at all in project documents. Please review updated project documents and community-led assessments.
Financial Institutions
  • African Development Bank (AFDB)
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Project Status
Approved
Bank Risk Rating
U
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Voting Date
Jul 18, 2018
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Borrower
Ministère de l'agriculture, de l'élevage et de la pêche (MAEP)
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Agriculture and Forestry
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 8.90 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 34.70 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ AFDB website

Updated in EWS Mar 3, 2020


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Project Description

The TOGO AGRO-FOOD PROCESSING PROJECT (PTA) will establish an Agropark in the Kara region- with the overall goal of the Project to contribute to reducing poverty in rural areas, reducing demand for food imports and promoting agro-industrial development to transform the national economy.
The project will ensure that targeted crops, livestock and fish products from the region will have ready access to market and the income of producers will be secured.

Agricultural productivity will be increased through:

  • world class operational management of the agro-industrial park,
  • modern and climate-smart production practices for large and small producers,
  • effective input distribution systems,
  • IT-based technical support to producers,
  • improved postharvest handling and secure contractual arrangements with output markets

Increased incomes of people in the Kara region will enable families, and particularly women, a better access to basic social services.
By creating on-farm and off-farm employment opportunities, the project will contribute to reducing migration to cities.


(Source: taken from objectives on disclosure.)

Investment Description
  • African Development Bank (AFDB)

Total cost: 49440000
Currency: UAC

Source(s) of financing
ADF: 12675000
Cofinanced: 8320000
Government: 7700000

Contact Information

Task Manager: NZEYIMANA Jeanne, AHFR2 / no contact details provided at the time of disclosure

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