The objective of this component is to ensure the effective implementation of the project activities and monitor and evaluate project implementation progress, outputs and outcomes, building on implementation experience with a view of potentially scaling up approaches deemed successful under this operation across the state.
This component will support:
(i) establishment and operations of Project Management Unit (PMU), which will oversee and coordinate the activities of the implementing agencies of the RACP;
(ii) establishment and operations of Project Implementation Units in the respective line departments; and
(iii) setting up of a monitoring and evaluation (M&E) system for the project, including a project management information system and contracting an external M&E agency to monitor project activities and impact.Project management, robust monitoring and evaluation (M&E) system with a view of potentially scaling up approaches deemed successful under this operation across the state;
(iv) building synergies and convergence with ongoing schemes from the Government of Rajasthan (GoR) and the Government of India (GoI) such as Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojana (RKVY)/National Agricultural Development Programme (NADP), the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MNREGS), etc. Development and pilot testing of production risk management tools in crop and livestock sectors will be supported under this component, in partnership with insurance companies and banks.