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2008

Strengthening livelihoods and technical support for emergency and rehabilitation in Ethiopia

Ethiopie

Titre : Strengthening livelihoods and technical support for emergency and rehabilitation in Ethiopia

Code du projet : OSRO/ETH/807/ITA

Pays : Ethiopia

Localisation : Afar, Amhara, Gambella, Oromiya, Somali, SNNPR and Tigray regional states

Durée : 01/09/2008-28/02/2010

Partenaires  : Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development at the federal and regional levels, particularly the Disaster Risk Management and Food Security Sector, UN agencies, such as WFP and UNICEF, and the NGOs CARE and Save the Children

Donneur : Italy

Objectif  : To create an environment, which reduces the dependency of vulnerable pastoralists, agropastoralists and farmers in Ethiopia on humanitarian assistance

Activités
1. Introduced and implemented the Livestock Emergency Guidelines and Standards as well as the Emergency Seed Aid Guidelines.
2. Developed a web-based disaster risk management-agriculture task force database to support the national multi-agency seasonal assessment mission.
3. Supported an internet-based tool that aimed to facilitate the collection and access to required information to improve the coordination capacity of the Early Warning and Response Directorate and other key stakeholders.
4. Established a Regional Agriculture Task Force in Gambella.
5. Introduced the Integrated Food Security and Humanitarian Phase Classification (IPC) at the national level and piloted the IPC in SNNPR.
6. Distributed veterinary equipment and medicine and trained a total of 30 community-based animal health workers.
7. Conducted training sessions on wild fire management to build the capacity of 50 experts from the federal and regional levels.

Contribution : USD 786 164

FAO en situations d’urgence

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