The project is initiated under the auspices of RAB/MINAGRI to develop and modernize the small animal industry in Rwanda. The project will be implemented by earmarked districts (Gisagara, Nyaruguru, Nyamagabe, Ngororero, Gicumbi, Burera and Nyabihu) in the country and will involve selection of beneficiaries, construction of shelters, training of beneficiaries, procurement and distribution of small stock for breeding, procurement of animal feeds, veterinary drugs.
The identified districts will provide monthly, quarterly and annual reports to RAB. RAB will provide technical specification for the procurement of small stock and carry out monitoring and evaluation on the progress of the project.
Under this project, 56 000 chickens and 2 310 pigs will be distributed nationwide.