Chinese Government provides RMB 55 million grant for Agricultural Research and Technology Demonstration Center Construction Project
Constant 2017 USD
Funding agency [Type]
China Ministry of Commerce [Government Agency]
Agriculture, forestry, fishing (Code: 310)
In July 2012, the Government of Mali announced that it would receive an RMB 55 million grant from the Chinese Government for the Agricultural Research and Technology Demonstration Center Construction Project. The groundbreaking ceremony for the project took place on July 15, 2012.The center was built on 20 hectares of land in the town of Baguineda within the Koulikoro region, 40 kilometers from the country's capital, Bamako. Its purpose was to develop sustainable agricultural methods, especially for hibiscus, vegetable, rice, and maize farming. The center also provided training. Jiangsu Redbud Dyeing Technology Co., Ltd. (江苏紫荆花纺织有限公司) was the contractor responsible for implementation. The completion date of this project is unknown.
The Chinese project title is 我援马里农业示范中心. The French project title is Construction du Centre agricole de recherche et de démonstrations technologiques.
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Receiving agencies [Type]
Government of Mali [Government Agency]
Implementing agencies [Type]
Jiangsu Redbud Dyeing Technology Co.,Ltd. [No Organization Type Specified]