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2011

Fodder provision emergency support to drought affected communities in Buloburte and Jalalaqsi district (Somalia)

Somalie

Titre : Fodder provision emergency support to drought affected communities in Buloburte and Jalalaqsi district (Somalia)

Pays /Région : Somalie

Code projet : CHF-DMA-0489-041ER

Durée : 21-01-2011 — 17-05-2011

Contexte
The predicted la Niña is currently affecting Hiran region compounded with failure of Gu and Deyr 2010 rainfall as well as recurrent conflicts in the region. The food and livelihood security of agropastoral and pastoral are deteriorated due to above mentioned factors which reduced poor household’s income from crop and livestock sales. The lack of good harvest and frequent confrontations left the communities in dire need of urgent livelihood interventions. After consultation with subsistent farmers along the Shabelle river, agropastoral and pastoral in rain fed area, the SOADO field team and drought response committee in Buloburte and Jalalaqsi decided to mobilize the communities to preparation protection package for the core breeding animals, because the dry spell will be long and harsh, without supplementary feeding of animals, the core breeding animal will be impossible to protect them and many pastorals will lose their livelihood assets.

Présentation
This project is response to the drought by supplying animal feed to the drought affected agropastoral and pastorals poor households in order to protect their core breeding animals and their livelihood assets. It intends to support 110 of riverine for fodder production, 2120 agropastoral and pastoral households for fodder distribution in agropastoral and pastoral livelihood zones. The activities to be implemented under this project are : 1. Production of fodder in riverine and distribution of forage to agropastoral/pastoral livelihood zones. Subsistent Farmers along the riverbank, who has 5ha of idle land will be engaged to produce fodder in agreement with SOADO developed terms and it will be provided farm inputs ( planting cost, fuel voucher for irrigating forage crop) and production cost. 2. Provision of emergency feeding to animals (maize stove or grasses) to respond the immediate need of pastorals in order to protect core breeding animals.

Porteur du projet : SOADO (Somali Organic Agriculture Development Organization)

Financement : Nations Unies

Contribution : 199,999.56

United Nations Development Group

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