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2009

Support to the strengthening of the National Early Warning System (EWS) in Senegal

Senegal

Pays /Région : Senegal

Code du projet : OSRO/SEN/901/USA

Durée : 01/04/2009 - 31/12/2012

Présentation

Objectif (s) : To strengthen national and decentralized capacity to monitor the food security and nutrition status of the population.

Activités : Participated in a joint FAO-UNICEF-WFP-CNSA field mission, a Comprehensive Food Security and Vulnerability Assessment that included a household survey, a market survey and a livelihood mapping survey. •Organized and participated in three joint crop assessments, one joint floods impact assessment field mission, one internal evaluation workshop and one external evaluation workshop. •Supported a document on Early Warning System methodologies. •Attended 26 National Early Warning System technical committee meetings. •Participated in nine official advocacy meetings with concerned Ministries to support handover to the Government. •Supported the 21 Early Warning System bulletins produced during the project for Senegal through information sharing and expertise.

Mots clés : SENEGAL, WESTERN AFRICA, UNITED STATES, MONITORING, NUTRITION, FOOD SECURITY, EARLY WARNING SYSTEMS,

Bénéficiaires : 1 339 direct beneficiaries and donors, UN partners, NGOs and all users of food security information in Senegal, including vulnerable rural households.

Partenaires : UN agencies (UN Children’s Fund and the World Food Programme), Executive Secretariat of the National Council for Food Security in Senegal, local and national Government organizations and local NGOs.

Financement : United States of America

Contribution : USD 621 537

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