Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) Germany
Bundesministerium für wirtschaftliche Zusammen-arbeit und Entwicklung (BMZ) Deutschland
The Project for the Prevention and Control of Transboundary Animal Diseases for the benefit of smallholder farmers (PC-TAD) funded by the German Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and implemented by the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) has a five-year timespan (2020-2024) and a budget of EUR 5.000.000.
Picture (c) P. Bastiaensen (PADP) 2002.
The Project objective is: ‘Smallholder farmers in selected target regions have increased food security, livestock-related income, and benefit from zoonosis control’.
The Project aims to reach this objective through the following three components:
Picture (c) N. Bastiaensen (oie) 2017.
The Project is being implemented in selected countries of the focus region of the BMZ Special Initiative ‘One World-No Hunger’ with a particular focus on eastern Africa and benefits smallholder farmers in predominantly rural areas. Through this Project and through improved animal health, food security, wellbeing and welfare, lives of the beneficiaries will be improved.
All pictures (c) P. Bastiaensen (oie) 2014 & 2018, unless mentioned otherwise.