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2009

Livelihood support to Eastern African populations affected by the dual shocks of drought and the global economic crisis

Regional Africa Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda

Code du projet : OSRO/RAF/915/RRF

Pays : Regional Africa Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda

Localisation : Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda

Durée : 01/11/2009-31/10/2010

Partenaires  : Regional and local government institutions, NGOs.

Donneur : Rockefeller Foundation

Objectif  : To reduce the vulnerability of rural communities by addressing their immediate postdrought needs

Activités

In Kenya :• 8 750 households received 60 tonnes of seeds, 175 tonnes of fertilizers ;• 60 000 households benefited from vaccinations against peste des petits ruminants (PPR) and contagious caprine pleuropneumonia ; and• 3 801 households benefited from the sale and distribution of goats.

In Ethiopia :• 6.6 million sweet potato vine cuttings were provided to 5 706 households ;• 10 115 families received 792 quintals of crop seeds ; and• 13 961 livestock-owning families benefited from the vaccination of 500 000 small ruminants against PPR.

In Uganda :• 11 000 households received 99 tonnes of drought-tolerant crop seeds.

FAO and ILRI finalized the drought preparedness and mitigation decision tool and shared it with over 15 stakeholders for their inputs.

Contribution : USD 1 500 000

Lien vers la présentation du projet : la FAO en situations d’urgence

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