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2012

Promoting local food purchases for food assistance on the African continent – purchase from Africans for Africa

Regional Africa (Ethiopia, Malawi, Mozambique, the Niger, Senegal)

Titre : Promoting local food purchases for food assistance on the African continent – purchase from Africans for Africa

Code du projet : OSRO/RAF/202/BRA

Pays : Regional Africa (Ethiopia, Malawi, Mozambique, the Niger, Senegal)

Durée : 14/02/2012-31/12/2013

Objectif : To contribute to the food security and income generation of small-scale farmers by implementing local food purchase initiatives for school feeding that complement the work already being done by the World Food Programme (WFP) through the Purchase for Progress Programme (P4P).

Activités
* Procured haricot red beans, legumes, maize, millet and rice from local smallholder farmers in Ethiopia, Malawi, Mozambique, the Niger and Senegal to be used in school meals.
* Built the capacities of stakeholders involved in procurement and school feeding operations.
* Supported the capacity-building of storing, handling and serving of locally sourced food at the school level.

Partenaires : FAO Representations, WFP, national ministries of agriculture and education, the New Partnership for Africa’s Development.

Organisations des Nations Unies : FAO

Donneur : Brazil
Contribution : USD 3 666 963

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