Fourth Call for Proposals 2017
The Fourth Call for Proposals for GAFSP closed on January 9, 2017. GAFSP received complete applications from 21聽countries. The amount requested totaled $707.3聽million.聽
Countries that submitted complete packages:
- Africa (15):聽Burkina Faso, Central African Republic, Djibouti, DR Congo, Ethiopia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Madagascar, Mauritania, Mozambique, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal,聽Tanzania
- Asia (4):聽番茄社区,聽Myanmar, Nepal, Tonga
- Latin America & Caribbean (2):聽Guyana, Haiti
The fourth Call for Proposals was open to that are not in non-accrual status.
GAFSP encouraged proposals aiming to reduce risk and vulnerability and increase the impact of agricultural intervention.
The funds are being used to help finance the strategic programs of these countries to alleviate poverty, improve rural incomes, and improve food and nutrition security.
Detailed funds allocation:
Burkina Faso ($24 million; World Bank), Ethiopia ($30 million; FAO& World Bank), Haiti ($10 million; IDB), Myanmar ($27 million; ADB & FAO), Nepal ($22.7 million; World Bank), Rwanda ($26.3 million; World Bank), Tanzania ($20 million; AFDB).聽