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.



  Mauritania, located in the arid Sahel region of West Africa, is one of the world’s least developed countries. The population numbers 3 million, and the country is ranked 137 out of 177 in the 2008 UNDP Human Development Index....