Economic history. Chisumbanje Ethanol Plant: Institutional frameworks and implications for land use of public private sector development initiatives in the rural. Chisumbanje Ethanol Plant: Zimbabwe’s milestone: The resumption of operations at the Chisumbanje Ethanol Plant and the subsequent uptake of the E The Chisumbanje Ethanol Project is a national project of great strategic importance where ethanol is produced from sugarcane. The project.

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The logistics and infrastructure for all the blending levels must be developed quickly. Where are modern day Tongogaras? Rehabilitate stadiums, then shift football seasons.

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Legislator, Cde Justice Wadyejena, said the issuance of license to green fuel is a clear testimony of government commitment to attract foreign direct investment projech the country adding that there is need to ensure chiisumbanje other key projects such as the New Zim Steel become operational. There are two sets of problems that the project faces.

We cannot have mandatory blending for one private producer of ethanol. Secondly, there are technical and business related issues and problems which have led to low uptake of ethanol fuel blends.


The Company should immediately relocate the outstanding households who have not been relocated on irrigated land. All these issues require immediate solutions and action in order for the Chisumbanje Ethanol Project to get back on track.


Going by the minimum number as reflected in NSSA records, the jobs at stake requires that Government takes urgent action to save the Project. The Cabinet decision to convert the Project from a BOT to a JV must be upheld and implemented within the proposed timeline of two months.

Govt, doctors in crunch meeting. As illustration Greenfuels employs a total of workers.

The Report estimated that an area of approximately 35, hectares would be available for agricultural purposes, after making allowances for settlement villages and infrastructure.

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Jul 7, 4, January 19, at 2: It ;roject within this context that this Inter-Ministerial Committee has done its work and produced the current report. Arda bosses face contempt of Parly. The Ministry of Agriculture in consultation with other relevant ministries must develop a detailed smallholder resettlement model that takes into account the elements articulated above. Community buy-in and ownership are critical for such an important national and strategic project.

Once the issues projecr in this report are addressed, and the plant is fully operational it might be possible for Government to explore the possibility of a motor manufacturing plant using Brazilian technology so that a few models that use high ethanol content can be assembled chisumbaanje.

The issue of pricing of ethanol should be based on the best practice formulae and be regulated. The Company should immediately compensate and resettle the households that had offer letters and were displaced from ARDA estates. The two sets of recommendations, seek to balance between community, private and national interests, as we strive to bring this strategic project back on course.


The land issue in Chisumbanje projcet been the bone of contention since the initiation of the project as villagers contested their removal from the land which is under sugarcane plantation.

Panners invade Grace property. The allegations of racism at the Company were not fully substantiated. Certainly ha of irrigated land will be inadequate to accommodate the households. Teachers demand Ncube resignation.

To address these matters, there is need for a common understanding of the challenges the project faces. Policies should be developed that encourage individuals to import vehicles which take ethanol blends. At the local level, the District Joint Implementation Committee should be broadened to include the Council Chairperson, all local chiefs, the local Member of Parliament, two Councilors, two workers union representatives and four representatives of the displaced and affected households two from Chisumbanje and two from Chinyamukwakwa.

A total compensation of US20 These should include feedstock schemes, general infrastructure provision, schools, and clinics.