Project Coordination and Monitoring Unit (PCMU)

Emergency 2007 Cyclone Recovery and Restoration Project (ECRRP) & Urban Resilience Project (URP)

Programming Division, Planning Commission, Ministry of Planning

DAE Part

Department of Agricultural Extension (DAE) Part


01. Project Title : Emergency 2007 Cyclone Recovery and Restoration Project (ECRRP): Recovery of Agriculture Sector (Crops) and Improvement Program (Rasip) 2nd Revised


02. a) Sponsoring Ministry/Division : Ministry of Agriculture (MOA)
b) Executing Agency : Department of Agricultural Extension (DAE)


03. Objectives of the Project:

The overall objective of the project is to support a short and medium-term livelihood and agriculture recovery in cyclone (Sidr) affected areas.

The specific objectives of the project are as follows:

i) To promote improved production and marketing technologies in the sub-sector and finance a comprehensive package beyond the supply of improved seeds and fertilizers.
ii) To include additional rehabilitation support for agriculture and irrigation equipment as well as storage infrastructure.
iii) Demonstration of improved technologies and practices, especially in terms of yield enhancement and salinity resistance.
iv) To provide technical assistance and training to increase long term productivity of popular and new crops/ varieties encouraging agricultural diversification in affected areas.
04. Location of the Project
  Division District Upazila
a) Khulna Bagerhat Sarankhola, Morrelganj
b) Barisal Pirojpur Mathbaria, Bhandaria
Barguna Patharghata, Sadar Barguna, Amtali, Bamna
Patuakhali Mirjagonj, Galachipa, Kalapara
Jhalokathi Kathalia
Barisal Barisal Sadar
05. Project Implementation Period : a) Original August, 2008 to June, 2013
b) 1st Revised August, 2008 to June, 2014
c) 2nd Revised August, 2008 to June, 2014
06. Cost of the Project
Source Original 1st Revised 2nd  Revised
a) GoB
b) DPA 4,317.00 9,294.46 10,997.31
c) RPA
d) Total 4,317.00 9,294.46 10,997.31


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