117 million euro to support the sector of food security, agriculture and resilience in Burkina Faso

February 27, 2017

Hat: 117 million euro to support the sector of food security, agriculture and resilience in Burkina Faso

Funding Scheme: 2017-02-27

Pgm2014 2020: Yes

Amorce:

Under the 11th EDF, a financing agreement of 117 million euro has been signed to support the food security, agriculture and resilience sector. The EDF aims to promote the economic, cultural and social development of the African, Caribbean and Pacific and overseas countries, to strengthen peace and security and to promote a stable democratic political environment.

Text:

This agreement will aim to support the country’s efforts to implement the national food and nutrition security policy, which aims to achieve sustainable food and nutritional security in the near future 2025. This European support will accompany the Government’s policy on agriculture and livestock, with particular emphasis on the fight against chronic malnutrition.

Url description: Press room - European Commission

Url: http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-17-364_fr.htm?locale=EN