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2018

Emergency livelihood assistance to rural populations across Somalia Phases 1 and 2

Somalie

Titre : Emergency livelihood assistance to rural populations across Somalia Phases 1 and 2

Pays /Région : Somalia

Code projet : OSRO/SOM/813/GER

Durée : 01/08/2018 — 31/12/2019

Objectif (s) : To protect and improve the food security and resilience of rural Somalis impacted by protracted drought and flooding between April and May 2018

Activités
* Conducted livestock assessments to map pastoral movements and settlements and identify drought-affected regions, incidences of disease, and water and pasture availability. Conducted sensitization and awareness campaigns to inform communities on when and where the peste des petits ruminants (PPR) and Sheep and Goat Pox (SGP) vaccination and treatment campaign would take place. * Deployed 40 veterinary teams (four members per team) from the MOLAH in Puntland and 35 teams (five members per team) from the MOLFD in Somaliland to carry out the PPR and SGP vaccination and treatment campaign. * Carried out a refresher training for 79 implementing partner field staff on how to select pastoralist households based on FAO selection criteria. * Vaccinated and treated 8 773 366 animals belonging to 219 334 pastoral households. A total of 5 985 491 sheep and goats were vaccinated against PPR and SGP and 2 787 875 animals (camels, cattle, goats and sheep) treated against internal and external parasites, blood infections, wounds and malnutrition. * Procured and delivered veterinary medicine to treat 3 million animals (camels, cattle, goats and sheep) against various infectious conditions such as bacterial and vector borne infections as part of the contagious caprine pleuropneumonia (CCPP) vaccination and supportive treatment campaign, contributing to the treatment of 3 011 414 animals in Somaliland and Puntland and vaccination against CCPP of 14 390 862 goats (belonging to about 359 770 households) in Somalia. * Procured and delivered 100 PPR rapid test kits (equivalent to 1 000 tests) to support field testing, and early detection and management of PPR disease outbreaks. ….

Partenaires : The Ministry of Livestock and Animal Husbandry (MOLAH) in Puntland ; Ministry of Livestock and Fishery Development (MOLFD) in Somaliland ; and national non-governmental organizations (NGOs).

Bénéficiaires : 221 834 households.

Financement : Germany
Contribution : USD 2 261 393

FAO en situations d’urgence

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