- Enhancing Food Security in Arab Countries - Phase III
Enhancing Food Security in Arab Countries - Phase III
Egypt, Jordan, Morocco, Palestine, Sudan, Tunisia, Yemen, Syria
|Loan Administrator||OPEC Fund for International Development|
|Co-financiers||CGIAR, AFESD, NARS|
|OPEC Fund Contribution (US$m)||0.50|
|Total Project Cost (USDm)||5.00|
This initiative covers phase III of a Program launched by ICARDA in 2011 with the aim of helping Arab countries achieve their sustainable national food and nutrition security goals and improve rural livelihoods in a context of climate change and increasing population. The Program will target eight countries namely, Egypt, Jordan, Morocco, Palestine, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia and Yemen, and have a duration of five years, starting from the 2018/2019 agricultural season.