TANZANIA – Kikonge

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TANZANIA – Kikonge

“Feasibility Study for the Kikonge Multipurpose Dam, Hydropower and lrrigation” project (No.PA/001/2016-17/HQ/020)

Client: AESA – Agriconsulting Europe

Countries: Tanzania

Year: 2019 – 2021

Project objectives:

The Government of the United Republic of Tanzania through the Tanzania Electric Supply Company Limited (TANESCO) and the National Irrigation Commission of Tanzania (NIRC) has been funded by the the African Water Facility (AWF) for specific intervention in the field of water irrigation. The project aimed at developing a hydropower scheme on the Ruhuhu River in the south-west of the country. The Kikonge Hydropower project refers to the design of a multipurpose dam including the development of an irrigated area of about 4,000 ha.

Provided services:

  • Soil Survey investigations and mapping of soil aptitudefor irrigation
  • Analysis of farming and livestock systems
  • Marketing analysis and identification of cropping patte
  • Irrigation System design
  • Outline of agricultural development strategy
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