The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), through the Regional Agency for Food and Agriculture(RAAF), based in Lomé and with the financial assistance of the French Agency for Development ( AFD), gives a total 2 million euros for the financing of projects in favour of the improvement of the food and nutritional safety.
The funding will be granted to "innovative" projects relative to the following themes:
- Fortification of food and local production of products of nutritional supplementation;
- Securisation of systems of pastoral activities;
- Strengthening of the agricultural systems of agricultural credit and insurance
The information concerning the eligible organizations, the instructions for the presenting the proposals, as well as the administrative documentation to be attached, are specified in the document "INNOVATIVE OPERATIONS ON FOOD AND NUTRITIONAL SAFETY IN WEST AFRICA - Directives for Bidders" which can be downloaded in French or English. The deadline for submitting the proposals is fixed on 21/11/2014 at 12.h00 (Lomé time - Republic of Togo).