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SUSTAINABLE HORTICULTURAL AND AGRICULTURAL VALUE CHAIN DEVELOPMENT FOR RECOVERY AND ECONOMIC PROGRESS PROJECT (SHARP PROJECT) IN GEDO REGION

The Overall Goal of the SHARP Project is to economically empower, directly and indirectly, over

61,516 right holders through engaging in selected agriculture and horticulture value chain development initiatives in Belet- Xaawa, Doolow and Luuq districts of Gedo region.  This goal is expected to be achieved over a five year period beginning May 2016 through December 2020.
The project is funded by Norwegian Church Aid (NCA) and is implemented in partnership with CERID.

The Project has the following specific objectives:
i) To identify, develop and support selected agriculture and horticultural-based products value chains, improving the livelihood status of 5,776 beneficiaries and their communities by 2020.
ii) To ensure that  5,776 right holders, 58.3% females, have increased access to viable local, domestic and regional markets for their produce by 2020
iii) To support the establishment and development of micro and small enterprises enabling 5,776 right holders to engage more productively and profitably in the selected value chains.

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