The LFSP programme is being implemented by organisations that specialize in different aspects of the programme. The organisations below work with numerous additional partners to achieve programme objectives.

Food and Agriculture Organization

The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) manages the programme’s Agricultural Productivity and Nutrition component. This component aims to improve food, nutrition and income security among target smallholder farm households. The FAO’s partners include World Vision International, WeltHungerHilfe and Practical Action.

For more information, contact:
Zvikomborero Zimunya (Communications Specialist, FAO Zimbabwe) –


Palladium is managing the market development component of the programme. This component is fostering innovative ways of linking farmers’ groups with commercial markets. It aims to increase farm productivity and incomes by distributing innovation grants to market actors in order to strengthen markets for smallholder farmers.

For more information, contact:
Roselinie Murota (Palladium’s LFSP MD Communications Officer) –

The UK’s Department for International Development

DFID is providing the funding for and strategic direction to the Livelihoods and Food Security Programme (LFSP).