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Backyard Poultry Project

Author: RMLSP


The government of Afghanistan through the Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock (MAIL) is promoting small holder poultry production as part of the global strategy and a tool for poverty alleviation in Afghanistan. In consideration with this global principle, the Backyard Poultry Development project funded by IFAD via RMLSP through MAIL, was initiated in 2010 in North of Afghanistan with the aim to reduce vulnerability and improve on a sustainable basis the livelihoods, incomes, food security and nutritional status of more than 5000 poor and vulnerable rural households belonging to 5 districts (4 districts in Balkh and 1 district in Jauzjan) and 104 villages (80 villages in Balkh and 24 villages in Jauzjan). 

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