The specific objective is to enhance social protection, through creation of employment and the promotion of environment and climate-friendly livelihood opportunities (with a special focus on women, youth and vulnerable households) with the aim of increasing access to basic needs, significantly reducing malnutrition and strengthening resilience in communities affected by the insurgency.
Contract signed in December 2017, started on 1 February 2018.
Source of funds: EU Emergency Trust Fund for Stability and Addressing Root Causes of Irregular Migration and Displaced Persons in Africa (Ref. T05-EUTF-SAH-NG-07)
Total budget (EUR): 22, 169,793 (EU contribution 20 M EUR)
Implementation period: 36 months (2018 – 2020)
Implementing agency: FAO, UN Women and WFP
Geographical Area: Borno State