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Marsabit Drought Emergency Assistance (Kenya)


Catholic Organisation for Relief and Development Aid (CORDAID) Netherlands

Titre : Marsabit Drought Emergency Assistance (Kenya)

Région/Pays : Kenya

Code : 112564

Durée : 07-04-2015 to 31-05-2016

Descriptif  : Drought has put the county in a precarious food security situation. Main stakeholders are focusing more on emergency water assistance, fuel subsidies, food and cash transfers with huge deficit in food needs specially for the herders who have moved out of their targeted locations or to strategic locations where they can access water for their livestock. Cordaid assistance focuses in this area.

Objectifs  : To save the lives of 7.800 persons at great risk (1,300 herding families/households) through one-off family food voucher. 1300 herding families will be supported through one-off family food voucher

Groupe cible  : Beneficiaries are 1.100 households (7.800 [persons) in Moyale and North Hoos sub-counties : Qate, Antut, Burgabu, Yaa garra and Fuanaqumbi. Two main criteria for geo-graphical targeting includes : transit or drought convergence areas, over 95% households dependent on pastoral livelihood, 0.5% can access water for cooking either throught the ongoing intervention or water souce in proximity of their location. Beneficiares will be targeted on 50/50 gender basis for the individual beneficiaries.

Mise en œuvre : Activities will comprise mobilization, registration, distribution, monitoring, evaluation (beneficiary surveys) and reporting. Preparation activities will include coordination, meeting, orientation of response teams, transporters and food contractors on CHS and principels (rights, entitlements and dignities of drought survivors/beneficiaries. Hunger Safety Net Program (HSNP) target families are not eligible under this support. The food distribution sites will be in Burgabo, Yaagara, Funanqumbi locations (North Horr Sub-County) Qate, Antut, Qolob (Moyale Sub-County) locations and villages in their environments. Each response agency will target 550 households, in respective operation areas as mentioned above.

Budget  : € 50,000


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