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Emergency food security and livelihoods restoration support in Sudan


Titre : Emergency food security and livelihoods restoration support in Sudan

Code du projet : OSRO/SUD/205/USA

Pays : Sudan
Localisation : South Kordofan and Blue Nile

Durée : 01/01/2012-31/03/2013

Partenaires  : Government institutions, international and local NGOs and research institutions.

Donneur : United States of America

Objectif  : To improve the food and livelihood security of conflict- and drought-affected households in South Kordofan and Blue Nile.

1. Distributed crop and vegetable seed kits to 12 000 households, as well as small-scale irrigation pumps to 40 farmer’s groups.
2. Restocked 1 000 female-headed households with a total 3 300 goats.
3. Set up eight community-based seed stores and five community nurseries.
4. Produced 100 000 multipurpose tree seedlings and distributed them to 20 000 households.
5. Carried out veterinary and treatment campaigns against common livestock diseases.
6. Organized three fishing groups to officially register them as fishing cooperative associations.
7. Conducted two assessments in Blue Nile – one on FAO fisheries interventions and one on FAO vegetable and legume production support – and an additional assessment on the livestock situation between South Kordofan and South Sudan.
8. Constructed 900 km of fire lines around pasture areas in South Kordofan.
9. Provided training to environment protection promoters, community animal health workers, community seed management committees, fisherfolk and female-headed pastoral households.

Bénéficiaires  : 71 500 households, comprised of returnees, IDPs, nomads and vulnerable resident communities.

Contribution : USD 1 500 000

FAO en situations d’urgence

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