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Cablegate: Special Self Help Program: Fy 2005 Annual Summary Report

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SUBJECT: SPECIAL SELF HELP PROGRAM: FY 2005 ANNUAL SUMMARY REPORT


1. FY 2006 ANNUAL REPORT: Following is a description of the 17 FY
2006 projects funded by an allocation of USD 76,000. All of the
projects are active.

A. Project Number: SHF-6-696-01
Project Name: Goat raising
Grantee: Abadahemuka
Beneficiaries: 25
U.S. Contribution: $5129
Local Contribution: Land, wages for goat-keeper and 50,000Rwandan
Francs
Date Obligated: July 20, 2006
Status: Post has advanced an initial $2720.10. Construction of
kraal, water tank and fencing is nearly complete. Post is waiting
for original receipts to liquidate the first advance.

B. Project Number: SHF-6-696-02
Project Name: Shoemaking
Grantee: Jya Mubandi Mwana
Beneficiaries: 174
US Contribution: $8575
Local Contribution: Workshop, labor, and existing machines
Date Obligated: July 20, 2006
Status: First advance of $5978.78 was used to purchase a shoe
sewing machine. Liquidation of the first advance has taken place
and post is now waiting for the second advance.


C. Project Number: SHF-6-696-03
Project Name: Sewing workshop
Grantee: Soroptimist International
Beneficiaries: 30
US Contribution: $3179
Local Contribution: Existing workshop, trainers, and additional
sewing machines.
Date Obligated: July 20, 2006
Status: First advance of $1813.40 was used to purchase sewing
machines and materials. Liquidation of first advance has taken
place and post is now waiting for the second advance.

D. Project Number: SHF-6-696-04
Project Name: Welding workshop
Grantee: Association des Jeunes pour le Development Rural "AJDNR"
Beneficiaries: 25
US Contribution: $7078
Local Contribution: Land, labor and construction materials for
workshop.
Date Obligated: July 20, 2006
Status: First advance of $4197.17 was used to purchase welding
machines and electricity connection. Liquidation of first advance
has taken place and post is now waiting for the second advance.

E. Project Number: SHF-6-696-05
Project Name: Training street kids to make shopping bags.
Grantee: IHORERE
Beneficiaries: 30
US Contribution: $1376
Local Contribution: Existing workshop and supervision of trainees.
Date Obligated: July 20, 2006
Status: First advance of $571.22 was used to purchase materials.
Liquidation of first advance has taken place and post is now
waiting for the second advance.

F. Project Number: SHF-6-696-06
Project Name: Expansion of pig raising project.
Grantee: Collectif pour le Protection de L'Environment "CIPEBE"
Beneficiaries: 162
US Contribution: $6196
Local Contribution: Land, pigsty, and unskilled labor
Date Obligated: July 20, 2006
Status: First advance of $1937.45 was used to purchase materials to
construct a water tank. Liquidation of first advance has taken
place and we are now waiting for the second advance.


G. Project Number: SHF-6-696-07
Project Name: Bee keeping and livestock.
Grantee: Urukundo
Beneficiaries: 197
US Contribution: $8359
Local Contribution: Land and unskilled labor.
Date Obligated: July 20, 2006
Status: First advance of $3171.18 was used to purchase livestock
and bee hives. Post is waiting for receipts to liquidate the first
advance.

H. Project Number: SHF-6-696-08
Project Name: Shoemaking
Grantee: ACOGA
Beneficiaries:
US Contribution: $5567
Local Contribution: Existing workshop and skilled labor.
Date Obligated: July 20, 2006
Status: First advance of $2176.08 was used to purchase a shoe sewing
machine and some materials. Liquidation of first advance has taken
place. Final advance of $3387 has been provided.

I. Project Number: SHF-6-696-09
Project Name: Welding workshop
Grantee: Friends Peace House
Beneficiaries: 107
US Contribution: $6366
Local Contribution: Land, labor and materials for construction of
the workshop.
Date Obligated: July 20, 2006
Status: First advance of $3362.04 was used to purchase roof tiles
and welding machines. Partial liquidation of first advance for
roof tiles has taken place and post is now waiting for receipts for
the welding machines to liquidate the remaining amount.

J. Project Number: SHF-6-696-10
Project Name: Processing of passion fruit juice
Grantee: Association pour L'intensification des Cultures Fruithre
"APICF"
Beneficiaries:
US Contribution: $9074
Local Contribution:
Date Obligated: July 20, 2006
Status: First advance of $6401.30 was used to purchase a machine
for processing passion fruit juice. Post is waiting for receipts
to liquidate first advance.


K. Project Number: SHF-6-696-11
Project Name: Handicraft workshop
Grantee: Association pour la Promotion des Artisans dans le Secteur
Rural "APASR"
Beneficiaries: 65
US Contribution: $8166
Local Contribution: Land and unskilled labor.
Date Obligated: July 20, 2006
Status: First advance of $4533.50 was used to purchase banana fiber
processing machine and additional materials. Liquidation of first
advance has taken place and post is now waiting for second
advance.

L. Project Number: SHF-6-696-12
Project Name: Pig raising project
Grantee: Abunzubumwe II
Beneficiaries: 34
US Contribution: $953
Local Contribution: Materials and labor to construct pigsties.
Date Obligated: July 20, 2006
Status: First advance of $952.03 was used to purchase pigs and
medicine. Partial liquidation of first advance has taken place and
post is now waiting for receipts for medicine to liquidate the
remaining amount.

M. Project Number: SHF-6-696-13
Project Name: Pig raising project
Grantee: Dukundane
Beneficiaries: 47
US Contribution: $1316
Local Contribution: Materials and labor to construct pigsties.
Date Obligated: July 20, 2006
Status: First advance of $1314.71 was used to purchase pigs and
medicine. Post is waiting for receipts to liquidate advance.

N. Project Number: SHF-6-696-14
Project Name: Pig raising project
Grantee: Girimpuhwe
Beneficiaries: 21
US Contribution: $644
Local Contribution: Materials and labor to construct pigsties.
Date Obligated: July 20, 2006
Status: First advance of $643.76 was used to purchase pigs.
Partial liquidation of first advance has taken place and post is
now waiting for receipts for medicine to liquidate the remaining
amount.

O. Project Number: SHF-6-696-15
Project Name: Carpentry and masonry materials
Grantee: Association of Masons and Carpenters
Beneficiaries: 16
US Contribution: $1594
Local Contribution: Existing workshop and labor
Date Obligated: July 20, 2006
Status: First advance of $1593.07 was used to purchase materials.
Partial liquidation of first advance has taken place. Post is
waiting for receipts to liquidate the remaining amount.

P. Project Number: SHF-6-696-16
Project Name: Goat and sheep raising project
Grantee: Dufantanye Babyeyi
Beneficiaries: 27
US Contribution: $1379
Local Contribution: Shelter for animals and unskilled labor
Date Obligated: July 20, 2006
Status: First advance of $1370.93 was used to purchase animals.
Post is waiting for receipts to liquidate this amount.

Q. Project Number: SHF-6-696-17
Project Name: Groundnut seeds and framing equipment
Grantee: Twisungane
Beneficiaries: 48
US Contribution: $1049
Local Contribution: Land and unskilled labor
Date Obligated: July 20, 2006
Status: First advance of $920.46 was used to purchase seeds and
farming equipment. Post is waiting for receipts to liquidate this
amount.


2. Appendix: Summary of un-liquidated balances for FY 2005.

A. Project Number: SHF-5-696-07
Project Name: Equipment and materials for sewing, hairdressing and
handicrafts
Grantee: Tujijurane
US Contribution: $8000
Un-liquidated Balance: $43.28
Status: Project is complete. Post is processing a bill of
collection for the remaining amount of un-liquidated funds.


B. Project Number: SHF-5-696-11
Project Name: Vocational training in carpentry, tailoring, and
cooking
Grantee: Paroisse de Janja
US Contribution: $7000
Un-liquidated Balance: $102.28
Status: Project is complete. Post is processing a bill of
collection for the remaining amount of un-liquidated funds.


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