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Humanitarian Assistance and Resilience in South Sudan (HARISS) 2015 - 2020

UK Department for International Development

To help approximately three million South Sudanese by providing critical life-saving support and helping people to better cope with shocks from conflict, drought and flooding. This programme aims to save the lives of an estimated two million people who will receive at least one form of humanitarian assistance; and build the capacity of an estimated one million people to recover and cope better with shocks. Over five years this programme will provide food, shelter and access to water and health services to millions of vulnerable people, including women and children.

Project Identifier: GB-1-204019
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 13-03-2015
Total Budget: £564,999,983

Fleming Fund

UK - Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC)

Projects funded through Fleming Fund will benefit people in low- and middle-income countries, where the burden of drug resistant infection is greater.

Project Identifier: GB-GOV-10-Fleming_Fund
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 01-11-2015
Budget: £544,272,811

Forest Governance, Markets and Climate

UK Department for International Development

A global programme supporting governance and market reforms aimed at reducing the illegal use of forest resources, benefitting poor forest-dependent people and promoting sustainable growth in developing countries.

Project Identifier: GB-1-201724
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 18-08-2011
Total Budget: £281,581,070

Somalia Humanitarian and Resilience Programme (SHARP) 2018-2022

UK Department for International Development

To meet the most urgent humanitarian needs of conflict and disaster affected populations through provision of life-saving assistance and contribute to resilience building of benefitting households to withstand shocks.

Project Identifier: GB-1-205128
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 18-08-2017
Total Budget: £249,517,340

Zimbabwe Livelihoods and Food Security Programme

UK Department for International Development

To improve the food and nutrition security of 350,000 small holder farmers in 11 rural districts of Zimbabwe by raising farm productivity through training of farmers and introducing improved agricultural practices, linking the farmer groups to input and output markets, facilitating access to rural finance and promoting production and consumption of nutritious foods including bio-fortified and fortification of maize.

Project Identifier: GB-1-203429
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 30-07-2013
Total Budget: £68,179,341

Food and Agriculture Organisation Core Assessed Contribution 2018 - 2019

UK Department for International Development

A renewed FAO delivering high quality services effectively and efficiently to developing countries in support of their plans to achieve food security and sustainable agricultural development

Project Identifier: GB-1-204148
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 24-10-2018
Total Budget: £40,007,000

Land Governance for Economic Development

UK Department for International Development

DFID will pursue actions globally to improve land rights protection to: help ensure women and men enjoy legally recognised, secure property and tenure rights. To Improve information and knowledgeto facilitate the provision of clear, transparent land related information and knowledge, enabling rights to be identified, understood and protected. To improve private sector investment through the development and rollout of a standardized investment risk assessment methodology and implementation of best practice in land governance.

Project Identifier: GB-1-204252
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 08-08-2014
Total Budget: £38,521,161

Building Resilience Through Asset Creation and Enhancement II – South Sudan (ICF Programme)

UK Department for International Development

To reduce hunger gaps, improve long-term food security and mitigate conflict among 400,000 rural poor in five states of South Sudan. By working together beneficiaries earn food or cash in return for identifying and building community assets (such as irrigation ponds). This enables communities to develop and manage their resources against extreme climate damage and shocks. This will contribute to Sustainable Development Goals 1, 2, 13, 15 and 16 to end poverty and hunger; take action on climate; protect life on land and; promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development.

Project Identifier: GB-1-204888
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 04-09-2015
Total Budget: £32,599,702

Building Disaster Resilience in Pakistan

UK Department for International Development

The programme aims to build resilience in communities and households in Pakistan to manage the impact of disasters by maintaining or transforming living standards in the face of shocks and stresses without compromising their long-term prospects.

Project Identifier: GB-1-203264
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 07-11-2012
Total Budget: £31,833,231

Improving Statistics for Food Security, Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development

UK Department for International Development

The Global Strategy for improving Statistics for Food Security, Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development will target 40 African and 20 Asian-Pacific countries. This will develop the capacity of countries to provide better data on improved agriculture and rural statistics. This will allow decisions about investments to boost agricultural growth to be based on sound information and achieve their full potential as drivers for environmentally sustainable growth and poverty reduction.

Project Identifier: GB-1-202931
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 09-03-2012
Total Budget: £18,300,000

Promoting Inclusive Markets (PIMS) in Somalia aimed at improving productivity, competitiveness, and long term jobs in six value chains.

UK Department for International Development

Project Purpose is to expand private sector investment by creating more income for firms in livestock, fisheries, poultry, food crop, construction and light manufacturing to create 9000 long term jobs (including 4400 long term jobs for women) and 500,000 employment days for the poor, women, and youth in the three regions of South Central, Somaliland and Puntland.

Project Identifier: GB-1-204157
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 04-07-2014
Total Budget: £12,999,992

Humanitarian Assistance to Burundi (multi-year)

UK Department for International Development

To provide humanitarian assistance to Burundi over 2017, 2018 and 2019 through projects with UN and INGOs.

Project Identifier: GB-GOV-1-300373
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 23-08-2017
Total Budget: £11,762,985

Support to the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) in Syria

UK Department for International Development

More resilient and food secure rural and peri-urban populations, and more resilient institutions and ecosystems to future shocks affecting food security and nutrition in Syria

Project Identifier: GB-GOV-1-300095
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 05-09-2017
Total Budget: £9,000,000

Fleming Fund – Multilateral Grant to Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO)

UK - Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC)

Projects funded through Fleming Fund will benefit people in low- and middle-income countries, where the burden of drug resistant infection is greater.

Project Identifier: GB-GOV-10-FF_FAOGrant
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 16-09-2019
Budget: £8,420,028

Policy Research Fund

UK Department for International Development

To make DFIDs Research agenda more responsive through the production of short term policy research that will address the needs of policy makers by providing them with primary evidence that can subsequently be used for policy analysis in such areas as Health, Education, Conflict, Cash Transfers, Aid Transparency, Tax Policy, Social Protection, Energy, Payment by Results, Economics and Innovation. Short term policy driver research studies will be commissioned in the following sectors and regions. A series of case studies will be developed for Higher Education covering Burma, Ghana, Pakistan and Sierra Leone. The information available on Electricity Access and Electricity Insecurity will be reviewed for India. A study will be undertaken on assessing the Cuban Model of Medical Education in sub-Saharan Africa. A review will be undertaken looking at Social Protection and Tax in South Asia and sub-Saharan Africa and Activity based Learning will be reviewed in Tamil Nadu, India.

Project Identifier: GB-1-204584
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 29-07-2014
Total Budget: £7,505,493

Fleming Fund - Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) secondments

UK - Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC)

Projects funded through Fleming Fund will benefit people in low- and middle-income countries, where the burden of drug resistant infection is greater.

Project Identifier: GB-GOV-10-FF_Secondments
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 01-10-2015
Budget: £2,020,102

Contribution to the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food And Agriculture (ITPGRFA)

Department for Environment, Food, and Rural Affairs

This is an UK contribution to ITPGRFA which aims to guarantee food security through the conservation, exchange and sustainable use of the world's plant genetic resources for food and agriculture (PGRFA), as well as the fair and equitable benefit sharing arising from its use. Contracting Party contributions are used to support the following main themes of the Treaty; The Benefit Sharing Fund; aimed at the conservation and development of these crop genetic resources in cooperation with farmers. The Global Information System; created to facilitate the exchange of information. Sustainable Use; aimed at promoting an integrated approach to sustainable use of PGRFA among Contracting Parties, to support in the development and maintenance of appropriate policy and legal measures. Farmers Rights; this recognizes the enormous contribution that local and indigenous communities and farmers of all regions of the world make. It gives governments the responsibility for implementing Farmers' Rights, and lists measures that could be taken to protect, promote and realize these rights. Multilateral System (MLS); countries agree to make their genetic diversity and related information about the crops stored in their gene banks available to all through the MLS. Compliance; aimed at promoting compliance with all the provisions of the Treaty and to address issues of non-compliance, include monitoring, offering advice or assistance, including legal advice or legal assistance.

Project Identifier: GB-GOV-7-SUB-ITPGRFA
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 01-04-2016
Budget: £344,250

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