Development cooperation , 10.01.2013

Joint Action for Food - Food Security in Eastern and Southern Africa

Description

Malnutrition is one of the major causes of diminishing health and productivity in hiv/aids affected communities. The purpose of the project is to improve nutrition and food security of people living with hiv/aids through advocacy, networking and enhanced agricultural practices. The project advocates socio-economic and environmental justice, improves knowledge on nutrition and its importance for the people with hiv/aids, and gives training in small-scale farming methods.

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Gender equality

Field of activity

  • Social mitigation of HIV/AIDS 40%
  • Basic nutrition 60%

Funding channel

Helsingin Diakonissalaitoksen säätiö

Contact

keo-30

Code for the object of funding

29892310

ID

UHA2011-007890

Modified

10.01.2013