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Enugu ESMP Final Report On Road Construction & Energy Intervention Sites

The Enugu State Government through the Federal Government of Nigeria received a credit from the International Development Association (herein referred to as IDA Bank) to implement the Agro-Processing, Productivity Enhancement and Livelihood Improvement Support (APPEALS) Project. The project concept is rightly embodied in the idea of transforming small subsistence farmers‟ production system (farming 1-5 ha) into a market-oriented agricultural undertaking and supporting middle-size farmers (5-10 ha) through addressing the constraints that hinder their effective participation in the value chains.

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Enugu Final Report On Integrated Pest Management Plan For Rice, Poultry, Aquaculture, Cashew And Cassava

The Enugu State Government through the Federal Government of Nigeria received a credit from the International Development Association (herein referred to as IDA Bank) to implement the Agro-Processing, Productivity Enhancement and Livelihood Improvement Support (APPEALS) Project. The project concept is robustly conceptualised to transform small subsistence farmers‘ production system (farming 1-5 ha) into a market-oriented agricultural undertaking. It is also designed to support middle size farmers (5-10 ha) through addressing the constraints that hinder their effective participation in the value chains.

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Enugu Final Report On Environmental And Social Impact Assessment

The Federal Government of Nigeria through the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD) secured a Credit for US$200 million equivalent from the International Development Association (IDA) of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (the World Bank) to implement the Agro-Processing, Productivity Enhancement and Livelihood Improvement Support (APPEALS) project. The project is effective and is at an early stage of implementation both at national and states levels. The Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development will implement the project through partnership with participating states of Lagos, Enugu, Kano, Cross River, Kaduna and Kogi.

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Enugu ESMP Final Report For The Proposed Agro Processing And Aggregation Development Centres

Agriculture in Nigeria has been another great attention at adding value to farm produce in order to ensure food sustainability and livelihood improvement of small holders’ peasants. The government of Enugu State has keyed into the opportunity offered by the Agro-Processing, Productivity Enhancement and Livelihood Improvement Support (APPEALS) Project in the State. The APPEALS intervention is one of the various steps taken at improving agriculture in Nigeria to encourage development projects that will enhance farm produce across the country.

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Kano State APPEALS Project Road Intervention Environmental and Social Management Plan(ESMP)

The purpose of the ESMP study is to identify and address the possible direct, indirect and cumulative significant adverse environmental and social impacts that are likely to arise from the proposed road intervention for acceptability and sustainability. The primary objective of the ESMP is to facilitate effective decision-making and to ensure that the implementation processes during the execution of the proposed project activities are sustainable. Some of the activities to be carried out during the ESMP preparation include: ensuring that the road intervention project activities are environmentally sound, encouraging community consultation and participation and enhancing social wellbeing. Specifically, the Kano…

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Environmental and Social Impact Assessment for Priority Value Chains of Rice, Wheat and Tomato in Kano State

The purpose of the ESIA study is to identify and address possible direct, indirect and cumulative significant adverse environmental and social impacts that are likely to arise from the proposed project for acceptability and sustainability. The primary objective of the ESIA is to facilitate effective decision-making and to ensure that the implementation processes during the execution of the proposed project activities are sustainable. Some of the activities to be carried out during ESIA preparation include; ensuring that agricultural and Agro-processing activities are environmentally sound, encouraging community consultation and participation and enhancing social wellbeing. Specifically, the ESIA seeks to provide a…

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Kano ESMP Final Report For Road Intervention Sites (Gidan-Tukur, Balare, Alkamawa, Sundu/Zarewa, Kwanar-Dawaki)

The Kano State Government through the Federal Government of Nigeria received a credit from the International Development Association (herein referred to as IDA Bank) to implement the Agro-Processing, Productivity Enhancement and Livelihood Improvement Support (APPEALS) Project. The project concept is rightly embodied in the idea of transforming small subsistence farmers' production system (farming 1-5 ha) into a market-oriented agricultural undertaking, and supporting middle size farmers (5-10 ha) through addressing the constraints that hinder their effective participation in the value chains.

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Kano ESMP Final Report For Aggregation/Cottage Processing Centers Intervention

One of the steps that have been taken towards up-scaling of agriculture in Nigeria is the development of projects that add value to agrarian products all over the country. The Kano State Government has taken appreciable steps in this direction by implementing the Agro-Processing, Productivity Enhancement and Livelihood Improvement Support (APPEALS) Project in the State. The idea of the APPEALS Project was conceived by the Federal Government with substantial organizational and financial support of the IDA Bank (International Development Association). The project is aimed at transforming small-scale subsistence farmers with farm size (1-5 ha) into market-tailored agricultural systems and aiding…

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Study on Farmers’ Perception, Experience and Capacities on Integrated Pest Management on Rice, Wheat and Tomato in Kano State, Nigeria.

This report gives a glance on reality check in the field and identification of the key issues in line with the study objectives which is the includes the identification of major pests for Kano State priority value chain (Rice, Wheat & Tomato), identify the existing legislations and farmers‘ perception about the use of chemicals for pest management. Assessment of farmers‘ experience in pest management and capacity on integrated pest management approach. Description of the pesticides banned for use in Nigeria, particularly those related to Rice, Wheat & Tomato) as well as those approved for use and identification of potential risk…

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Final Report on Herder-Farmer Conflicts Resolution Survey

Violent conflicts involving pastoralists and farmers have escalated in parts of West Africa and the Sahel areas in recent years, claiming thousands of lives across the region. Essentially, these conflicts are primarily driven by a competition for land, water, and forage, but there are also political and socioeconomic factors involved. The main issue is about how these natural resources are managed and allocated. Farmers and pastoralists are both victims and actors in these conflicts, just as well as other diverse interest groups.

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