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Somaliland AgroVet Action Som AgroVet Action

Type of Organization: Non-governmental organization
Areas of work: Agricultural and rural legislation, Agroforestry, Education, Food and nutrition, Food chains
Region: Africa
Country: Somalia
Description:
Somaliland Agro VetAction is non profit and local NGO based in Somaliland with its HQ office at Hargeisa. It was founded in 2019 as a relief and development organisation by national livestock veterinary and agricultural scholars who were devoted to combat poverty and hunger challenges repeatedly faced by poor livestock herders and small scale farmers. Somaliland AgroVet Action will address issues of Livestock, Agriculture, Environment and Climate Changes, water and sanitation, food security and livelihoods campaigns and advocacy, women empowerment through civic education, emergencies interventions and women IGA programmes. It works with the pastoral and agro-pastoral communities at large to identify core problems.