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2009

Agricultural and livestock support for returnees, IDPs and resident communities in Sudan

Sudan

Code du projet : OSRO/SUD/908/CHF

Pays : Sudan

Localisation : Southern Kordofan

Durée : 01/01/2009-31/03/2010

Partenaires  : State and Federal Ministries of Agriculture and Forestry and of Animal Resources, and local and international NGOs

Donneur : Pooled Fund

Objectif  : To improve staple crop production (cereals and pulses), protect livestock assets, and increase vegetable production for household consumption and income generation.

Activités

1. 75 tonnes of cereal and legume seeds provided to 10 000 households.
2. 58 000 animals belonging to 2 900 livestock owners vaccinated against common livestock diseases.
3. 10 000 animals belonging to 2 000 households treated for disease and infection.
4. 20 agricultural para-extension workers trained in crop production techniques.
5. 30 community animal health workers (CAHWs) received refresher training.
6. 50 women trained in vegetable production and processing.

Impacts

1. Beneficiary farmers produced 1 315 tonnes of cereals and legumes with an estimated market value of USD 912 132.
2. Number of cases of contagious animal diseases reduced, along with a drop in the loss of livestock from epidemic diseases.
3. Refresher training of CAHWs afforded communities in 23 villages access to veterinary services.
4. The training of 20 para-extension workers significantly contributed to improving the knowledge and skills of a considerable number of farmers in their localities

Contribution : USD 438 988

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

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