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Enabel, the Belgian Development Agency, and the World Food Programme (WFP) partner to connect Kigoma farmers to market in refugee food assistance

Date: 
04 June 2020

Enabel, with funding from the Government of Belgium, works with 15,000 farmers throughout Kigoma region under the Sustainable Agriculture Kigoma Regional Project (SAKIRP). The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) provides refugees in Kigoma with rations of cereals, pulses (including beans), vegetable oil, specialized nutritious food and salt to meet their daily minimum food requirements. With the assurance that WFP would buy their beans, farmers supported by Enabel mobilised themselves to produce a sufficient quantity of beans while meeting the required quality levels.

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