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2010

Reducing the vulnerability of Afar pastoral and agropastoral communities to recurrent drought in Ethiopia

Ethiopie

Titre : Reducing the vulnerability of Afar pastoral and agropastoral communities to recurrent drought in Ethiopia

Code du projet : OSRO/ETH/909/NOR

Pays : Ethiopia
Localisation : Afar Region

Durée : 01/01/2010-31/12/2010

Partenaires  : Afar Pastoral, Agricultural and Rural Development Bureau ; Afar Water Works Construction Enterprise ; Woreda Pastoral, Agricultural and Rural Development Offices and other regional and local authorities.

Objectif  : To reduce the vulnerability of Afar pastoral and agropastoral communities to drought and climate change through capacity building, the promotion of appropriate technologies and the rehabilitation of key ecological resources

Activités
1. Provided livestock feed (multinutrient blocks and teff straw) to 2 646 households.
2. Distributed MNB production materials to MNB producer cooperatives.
3. Provided veterinary drugs, vaccines and cold chain equipment to regional authorities and private drug vendors ; Vaccinated almost 1.5 million small ruminants against peste des petits ruminants and sheep and goat pox.
4. Trained 372 community members, development agents, community animal health workers and private veterinary drug vendors.

Donneur : Norway
Contribution : USD 714 005

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