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.
The programme will deliver vital reforms that strengthen the humanitarian response and ways of working in protracted crisis, maintain the lives and dignity of over 550,000 vulnerable people a year across Sudan and build the resilience of communities vulnerable to conflict and displacement in Darfur.
To support access to finance for small and medium sized businesses, especially those owned and run by women, and to support productivity and growth in the horticulture, leather and textiles sectors in order to raise incomes and create jobs.
To increase employment and improve productivity in selected rural and agricultural market systems in northern NigeriaTo increase the incomes of over 500,000 poor people in the north of Nigeria through facilitating change in key market sectors. This will benefit over 250,000 women and over 250,000 men by enabling their net incomes to increase by between 15 and 50% by December 2017
To sustainably increase the agricultural productivity of poor farmers by transforming Rwandan agriculture from a subsistence-based to a more commercial-based sector that accelerates agricultural growth. This will help address challenges that may limit agriculture productivity, reduce the rate at which poverty is falling, increase inequality and hamper improvements in food security and malnutrition. The programme will result in increased agricultural productivity, food security and incomes of poor households and contributes towards the MDG’s by helping to eradicate extreme poverty and hunger and; promoting gender equality and empowering women.
To improve governance, accountability and public service delivery (e.g. in health and education) by the Government of Somaliland. This will promote long-term stability in the region and improve the lives of poor Somalilanders. This programme contributes to our MDGs by delivering public services, and building core government capacity and functions and will result in improved planning and delivery for development priorities by 2016.
The programme aims to increase the incomes of 150,000 poor people in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria, through improvement in performance and inclusiveness of key market sectors; raising beneficiaries’ incomes by between 40 – 50% by September 2018, of which 50% will be women
To improve the diet intake and nutritional practices in target beneficiaries (Infant and Young Child Feeding practices, hygiene, breastfeeding, water and sanitation) in the Beira corridor in Mozambique and promote the local production of Ready to Use Therapeutic Foods. This will target 623,000 beneficiaries and contribute to delivering MDG 1.C on reducing hunger. Key stakeholders (GoM, private sector and donors) influenced through credible, evidenced based models for effective nutrition interventions.
To improve the incomes and growth for poor and disadvantaged people in key sub-sectors within agriculture and other rural markets
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.