Restoration of Agricultural-Based Livelihoods in Severely Flood Affected Areas of Eastern Balochistan

Establishment of Community Schools & Provision of Skills Development Trainings

   Area of Intervention: Naseerabad & Jaffarabad                 Duration: Dec. 2011-July 2012                Thematic Area: Emergency Response

  Beneficiaries : 12,593 Community Members (1,799 Households)                  Donor : Food & Agriculture Organization (FAO)

Achievements

  • Established 35 Farmer Field Schools (FFS)
  • Established 25 Women Open Schools (WOS)
  • Established 39 Farmers Business Schools (FBS)
  • Established 12 Producing Marketing Groups (PMGs)
  • Established 12 Feeding Centers
  • Conducted 60 Orientation/Formation Sessions Resulting to established 35 FFS & 25 WOS
  • Distributed 300 Kits (5 Kits Per FFS/WOS) along with seeds for FFS Plots, Kitchen Gardening Plots & Fertilisers comprising of:

1 FFS and WOS kit comprising (for 5 Groups):

  • Small Bags (5)
  • Magnifying Glass (25)
  • Measuring Tape (25)
  • Calculators (5)
  • Scales (5)
  • Plastic Vials (25)
  • Plastic Petri Dishes (25)
  • Small Scissor (5)
  • Paper Cutter (5) 

Stationary Items (For 5 Groups):

  • FFS/WOS Note Books (25)
  • Permanent Markers (20)
  • Register (1)
  • Flip Charts (100)(8/Week)
  • Color Pencils/Crayons (Box of 12)
  • Lead Pencils (12)
  • Ball Points (25)
  • Rubber Bands (12)
  • Erasers (12)
  • Four Color Papers (500) (20 Cards for Each Member)
  • Cards for Each Member (20)

Provided 1,799 Households with:

    • 22.125 MT Sorghum Seed
    • 7MT Oat Seed
    • 58.8 MT Urea
    • 9.40 MT DAP
    • 5.9 MT Cement
    • 5.9MT DCP
    • 5.9MT Salt for Animals
    • 1,475 Milking Can
    • 1,475 Milking Pail
    • 1,475 Plastic Can
    • 1,475 Cooking Pots
    • 1,475 Milking Trough
    • 11,700 Poultry Birds
    • 312 Kitchen Gardening Kits
    • 975 Kitchen Sets
    • 312 Feeding Center Kits