Project Goal

IDSP's goal is to facilitate and support the development of a competitive and sustainable irrigation sector in order to ensure food security and incomes at household and national levels and to maximize the sector's contribution to Gross Domestic Product (GDP) for Zambia.

Project Scope

IDSP is organised into three (3) components and seven (7) sub-components namely:

Public Infrastructure Investments; This component focuses on the following:
  1. Irrigation infrastructure,
  2. Rural infrastructure and resettlement.
Development of irrigation management capacity:
  1. Provision of scheme operation services,
  2. Community mobilization,
  3. Support to National Irrigation Policy development.
Management and Coordination:
  1. Project management, safeguards and M&E,
  2. Further studies and unallocated.