to Promote Sustainable Agriculture Mizoram Government and JICA Inks MoU


For ‘Capacity Enhancement for Sustainable Agriculture and Irrigation Development’ Mizoram government and Japanese International Cooperative Agency (JICA) have inked Memorandum of Understanding (MoU).

  • The State government officials of Agriculture, Minor Irrigation, Horticulture and Soil and Water Conservation departments have signed this MoU.

The MoU will allow experts of the Japanese company to undertake technical cooperation project on the company’s expense in four rural development blocks such as

  • Aizawl
  • Serchhip
  • Kolasib
  • Champhai

Based on the development study directed by JICA during 2013 and 201 the project will be come in effort.

  • It had expressed a master plan covering 20 years and the technical cooperation project would commence from October 2016 till September 2021 based on the study.
  • The training programmes would be accompanied in Japan both for farmers and officials from Mizoram for three times and the expenses would be borne by the Japanese government.

- Published/Last Modified on: March 28, 2016