PRODET – Programa Desarrollo Económico Territorial

Planned project

In Nicaragua, the department of Nueva Segovia is known for its very high poverty level but also for its important economic growth potential, a dynamic productive sector and well-cooperating municipalities. In this context, the program promotes territorial economic development favouring vulnerable populations. Capacities and the coordination of public and private actors shall be enhanced, institutions strengthened, innovation systems supported, and productivity as well as competitiveness improved.

Country/region Topic Period Budget
Nicaragua
Employment & economic development
Agriculture & food security
SME development
Agriculture value-chain development (til 2016)
Business support & economic inclusion
Agricultural research
01.09.2020 - 31.03.2025
CHF 10'600'000
Directorate/federal office responsible SDC
Credit area Development cooperation
Project partners Contract partner
Foreign state institution
  • Central State of South East


Budget Current phase Swiss budget CHF   10'600'000 Swiss disbursement to date CHF   0
Project phases

Phase 99 01.09.2020 - 31.03.2025   (Planned)

Phase 1 01.08.2014 - 31.12.2020   (Current phase)