image1.jpg image2.jpg image3.png

JICA West Africa Regional Seminar on Rice Development, Dakar, Senegal, 18-19 September 2012

JICA Senegal Office organized a regional seminar on West African Rice Development by inviting the representatives from 13 West African rice producing countries on 18-19 September 2012 in Dakar, Senegal, in partnership with the Coalition for African Rice Development (CARD) and the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Equipment in Senegal.

  • Meeting Documents

Day 1: Tuesday, 18 September 2012

Agenda Item

Presentation Doc No.
Opening Ceremony
Chief Representative of JICA Senegal Office
PDF (French/68KB) A

H.E. Ambassador of Japan to Senegal
PDF (English/8KB, French/88KB) B

Hon. Senegal's Minster for Agriculture and Rural Equipment PDF (French/88KB) C
Overview of the Seminar
CARD Consultant

CARD Initiative - Current Status and Collaboration with other initiatives
CARD Secretariat PDF (English/913KB) 1
Senegal's initiative on rice development (Local Committees for Rice Development)
Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Equipment, Senegal

PDF (French/846KB) 2
Private sector involvement in the promotion of rice mechanization in Senegal: Presentation of requests of private sector and responses of the Senegalese government Private Sector PDF (French/525KB) 3
Analysis of Value chain in West Africa Bill and Melinda Gate Foundation
PDF (English/473KB) 4
Rice research in West Africa JICA PDF (English/360KB) 5
Introduction on South-South Cooperation
South-south cooperation in West Africa: Indonesia Indonesia PDF (English/975KB) 6
South-south cooperation in West Africa: Thailand Thailand PDF (English/343KB) 7


Day 2: Wednesday, 19 September 2012

Agenda Item

Presentation Doc No.
JICA cooperation for rice sector in Senegal JICA Senegal
PDF (English/359KB) 8
Presentation of JICA’s PAPRIZ project
PAPRIZ (participatory low cost rehabilitation of irrigation schemes etc.) PDF (English/815KB, French/827KB) 9
PPP approach in Senegal
USAID PDF (English/339KB) 10
Lowland rice and Food for Work WFP Senegal
PDF (French/887KB) 11
Rain fed rice development model in Ghana PDF (English/387KB) 12
Post-harvest processing and marketing in Nigeria PDF (English/364KB) 13
Tanzania’s  experiences on training and extension service JICA

PDF (English/798KB)

PDF (English/482KB)



Workshop for strengthening each country’s NRDS and rice development ideas in West Africa
Feedback sheets Word (English/140KB, French/102KB) X
Summary of the Seminar PDF (English/96KB, French/223KB) 15
Closing Ceremony