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2019

Strengthening the livelihoods and the resilience of vulnerable crisis-affected households in the Diffa region (Niger)

Niger

Titre : Strengthening the livelihoods and the resilience of vulnerable crisis-affected households in the Diffa region (Niger)

Pays /Région : Niger
Localisation : Diffa region.

Code projet : OSRO/NER/804/ITA

Durée : 01/01/2019-31/12/2019

Objectif  : To improve the resilience of vulnerable crisis-affected households in the Diffa region.

Partenaires : Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock ; Ministry of Environment, Urban Health and Safety and Sustainable Development ; and non-governmental organizations.

Bénéficiaires : 4 548 households.

Activités
* Distributed a total of 30 tonnes of improved quality seeds (millet, sorghum, cowpea) to 2 000 households. * Distributed a total of 300 tonnes of animal feed to 2 000 pastoralist and agro-pastoralist households. * Distributed a total of 6 tonnes of maize and vegetable seeds to 4 000 beneficiary households. * Provided XOF 34 810 000 (approximately EUR 53 050) through cash+ activities to 3 481 households of the 4 000 who received agricultural inputs. * Built 150 km of firewalls and rehabilitated 100 ha of pastoral land through the construction of 31 300 water retention structures (half-moon farming techniques) thanks to cash for work activities, benefiting 548 beneficiaries who received a total of XOF 21 206 900 (approximately EUR 32 320).

Financement : Italie

Contribution : USD 617 284

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