Operational and strategic partnerships to deliver integrated programme with widespread results for Zimbabwe’s poorest farmers

Download Zimbabwe has some of the highest levels of food insecurity in Sub-Saharan Africa, regardless of the outcome of its agricultural seasons. In this context, the engagement with operational partners in the context of Zimbabwe Livelihoods and Food Security Programme (LFSP) has had a profound impact on FAO’s ability to achieve results on the ground. … Continue reading Operational and strategic partnerships to deliver integrated programme with widespread results for Zimbabwe’s poorest farmers

INFOGRAPHIC: Cattle Pen Fattening

LFSP Markets Development (MD) has developed an infographic to show how the cattle pen fattening models promoted under the Livelihoods and Food Security Programme (LFSP) to improve smallholders’ access to competitive livestock off-take markets and enhancing their income and resilience by increasing return from their livestock. Download the infographic here. (PDF)

INFOGRAPHIC: Mechanised Shelling

LSFP Markets Development (MD) has developed an infographic on Mechanised Shelling to show how the Livelihoods and Food Security Project (LFSP) is promoting access to, uptake and utilisation of, post-harvest handling/processing equipment. This infographic provides details of a model on the post-harvest mechanical processing of grains as an important component of improving output and profitability … Continue reading INFOGRAPHIC: Mechanised Shelling

NEGOTIATING CHALLENGES TO INCLUSIVE AGRIBUSINESS: How improving smallholders’ access to inputs is strengthening agricultural value chains

Last mile distribution The £47,635,000 Livelihoods and Food Security Programme (LFSP), which is funded by the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID), seeks to improve smallholder livelihoods and strengthen agribusinesses so that they can better implement inclusive business models. With many Zimbabweans involved in smallholder agriculture, they have the potential to help transform the country's … Continue reading NEGOTIATING CHALLENGES TO INCLUSIVE AGRIBUSINESS: How improving smallholders’ access to inputs is strengthening agricultural value chains