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2018

Strengthening resilience of vulnerable crisis-affected households through women empowerment and livelihood improvement in Syria

Syrie

Titre : Strengthening resilience of vulnerable crisis-affected households through women empowerment and livelihood improvement in Syria

Pays /Région : Syrie
Localisation : Hama, Homs and Rural Damascus governorates

Code projet : OSRO/SYR/807/JPN

Durée : 31/03/2018-31/03/2019

Objectif  : To achieve sustainable livelihood opportunities for vulnerable households and communities through empowerment of rural women by providing them with agricultural production inputs and capacity building

Partenaires : Rural Women Empowerment Directorate within the Ministry of Agriculture, Agrarian Reform

Bénéficiaires : 600 women-headed households (3 600 people) and 60 women trainers

Activités
* Distributed 600 vegetable production kits comprising of irrigation equipment and winter vegetable seeds (bean, pea, onion, spinach and lettuce).
* Provided processing, preparation, packing, and packaging units.
* Established 600 vegetable production units.
* Set up four income-generating units.
* Trained 60 women on good agricultural practices and homestead vegetable production, who will then share their knowledge and techniques with vulnerable women-headed households who rely on food processing as their only source of income.

Financement : Japon

Contribution : USD 500 000

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