FAO in the Gambia

The Country Programming Framework (CPF) 2018-2022 sets out four FAO’s medium term assistance priorities and results, derived from nationally defined priorities and objectives, to be achieved over the four year period. The four priorities that resulted from broad consultation process are:

1.  Enhance enabling environment and capacity development for increased, sustainable and diversified agriculture, fisheries production and nutrition;

2.   Sustainable natural resources management for climate change adaptation and mitigation; 

3. Strengthen food, agriculture and natural resources value chains for income generation and job creation

4. Strengthen resilience and capacities for disaster risk reduction and management, and climate change adaptation and mitigation




Meetings / Workshops / Events

  • Official hand over of National Environment Agency Lab through the "Adapting Agriculture to Climate Change" (AACCG) project -- (Date TBC) 
  • Project launch of IOM-FAO Cross Border Peace-Building Fund Project (Date 22 November 2022
  • In- depth legal/policy review and an interagency workshop for the draft National Strategy and Roadmap document for Fisheries Sector – 14-18 November 2022 

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