Technical Cooperation Programme at a glance
- TCP projects support development efforts or provide emergency and rehabilitation assistance in response to crises. Projects ensure sustainable impacts, address a critical gap, lead to a transfer of technical knowledge in the country and contribute to achieving FAO's Strategic Objectives.
- TCP projects range from tackling shrimp disease in Vietnam and disposing of obsolete pesticides in Malawi to adapting to climate change in Peru and sustainably managing forest resources in the Kyrgyz Republic.
- Approximately USD 129.6 million is available for TCP projects during the 2014-15 biennium.
TCP projects have a budget of up to USD 500 000 and a maximum duration of 24 months.