Phase 1FAO Regional Programme PFS

Project completed

The overall project objective (goal) is to contribute to reduced vulnerability to food insecurity of (agro) pastoral communities in the Horn of Africa. As a specific objective (outcome) the project expects that the capacity of pastoral communities and their support structures to manage disaster risks is strengthened.

Country/region Topic Period Budget
Horn of Africa
Agriculture & food security
Climate change and environment
Humanitarian Assistance & DRR
Vocational training
Agricultural development
Environmental policy
Material relief assistance
Reconstruction and rehabilitation (till 2016)
Disaster risk reduction DRR
Vocational training
01.06.2011 - 31.07.2015
CHF  1’940’000
Directorate/federal office responsible SDC
Credit area Humanitarian aid
Project partners Contract partner
United Nations Organization (UNO)
  • Food and Agricultural Organisation

Budget Current phase Swiss budget CHF    1’940’000 Swiss disbursement to date CHF    1’917’951
Project phases Phase 2 01.12.2015 - 30.06.2018   (Completed)

Phase 1 01.06.2011 - 31.07.2015   (Completed)