Zimbabwe - Humanitarian Emergency Assistance to The 2005 Drought Victims


Project Summary

Approval Date 02 Dec 2005
Signature Date 23 Jan 2006
Planned Completion Date 31 Dec 2006
Last Disbursement Planned Date 30 Jun 2007
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Agriculture and Rural Development
DAC Sector Code 31110
Commitment U.A 325,928.24
Status Completion

Project General Description

The proposed Bank emergency humanitarian relief assistance projet aims to the alleviation of the suffering of the drought-affected victims in Zimbabwe. It is a Relief food assistance which will be channelled through targeted food distribution to households with insufficient crop production (as a result of insufficient rainfall), as well as those with no livestock or other sources of income (remittances, wage labour, etc) to purchase food and other basic needs; and widows, orphans, female- and elderly-headed households without visible means of survival. This assistance will be specifically targeted to provinces and districts most affected by poor rainfall. The total grant amount will be limited to the approved country ceiling of US$500,000 (five hundred thousand).

Project Objectives

The objective of the proposed Bank emergency humanitarian relief assistance is to contribute to the alleviation of the suffering of the drought-affected victims in Zimbabwe.

Beneficiaries

This project targets vulnerable individuals and households with the primary objective of saving lives and preserving livelihoods, and will be distributed through programming categories such as Food Security, Health and Nutrition, HIV/AIDS, and Education.

Participating Organization

Funding
Special Relief Funds
Implementing
World Food Program - WFP- Zimbabwe
Implementing
Non Government Organizations (NGOs)

Information

IATI identifier 46002-P-ZW-AA0-011
Last Update 03 Mar 2021

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Geographic Location

Country Zimbabwe