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Eritrea Receives US$15m IFAD Grant to Boost Fisheries Sector and Nutrition

Eritrea fisheries sector - FReMP
The grant is part of the Fisheries Resources Management Programme (FReMP) that was signed today in Rome aimed at boosting the coastal and inland fisheries in Eritrea.

By IFAD,

A total of 17,500 poor rural households in six regions of Eritrea will benefit from a financial agreement signed today between the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and Eritrea to boost coastal and inland fisheries.

The total cost of the Programme is US$32.1 million of which IFAD is providing a US$15 million grant. It is co-financed by the Government of Germany ($5.9 million), the Global Environment Facility ($7.9 million), the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations ($0.5 million), the Government of Eritrea ($1.4 million) and by the beneficiaries themselves ($1.3 million). Continue reading Eritrea Receives US$15m IFAD Grant to Boost Fisheries Sector and Nutrition