Faced with the rapid growth of cities and increased demand from urban consumers that change the urban-rural relationships, family farming already in many places strengthens the capacity of a country or region to feed its urban population by local production and the strengthening of efficient short circuits.
- Improve and secure the production, processing, storage and marketing of agricultural products and to ensure access for poor urban consumers with innovative concrete actions;
- Sharing between local, national and international actors, the knowledge gained through concrete actions supported under the program and draw global lessons
This call is limited to projects carried by a partnership between European and West-African non-profit legal entities, and taking place in the following countries:Benin, Burkina Faso, Cap-Verde, Ivory Coast, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, and Togo. Projects duration can range from 1 to 3 years. Starting date must occur before 31 December 2016.
Deadline for Submission: Monday, January 11, 2016