Operations

Country Programme- Mauritania


About this Operation

Operation Documents

Mauritania country programme 200251 supports government efforts to address food insecurity and malnutrition through the promotion of sustainable hunger solutions. It will  focus on food-based social safety nets in the areas of  nutrition, education and livelihood support while creating partnerships to advance the Government’s Poverty Reduction Strategy.

Countries

Mauritania

Located in the arid Sahel region of West Africa, Mauritania is one of the world’s least developed countries. The population numbers just over 3.4 million, and the country is ranked 161st out of 187 countries in the 2014 UNDP Human Development Index, and 138th out of 147 in gender inequality....