According to bank documents, this project will support the upstream and downstream agricultural production subsectors in the Brakna-Ouest region. Its purpose is to improve food security and the living conditions of target communities through the inclusive and sustainable development of crop sectors. The project will focus on the Brakna-Ouest region, considered a zone afflicted by extreme poverty (12 points higher than the national poverty rate), and will affect Trarza and Nouakchott regions when it is scaled up to promote: (a) value chains (support for the establishment of agroindustrial processing zones; (b) youth1 and women's entrepreneurship (support for the establishment of an incubation structure): and (c) the establishment of guarantee funds for agricultural sector financing.
Total cost: 15000000
Source(s) of financing
MAROUKI Rafaa Ben Mohamed, RDGN2
MINISTERE DU DEVELPMT RURAL ET DE L'ENVIRONNEMEN
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