Operations

COUNTRY PROGRAMME UNITED REPUBLIC OF TANZANIA 200200 (2011–2015)


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Resource Situation

This Operation has been modified as per Budget Revision 2 (see below)

The comprehensive food security and vulnerability analysis  (CFSVA) findings reveal that poor food consumption, a proxy indicator for food security, is strongly associated with the ownership of productive assets and vulnerability to shocks affecting crops and livestock. Households with poor consumption exp erienced greater exposure to plant diseases and animal pests, are more likely to be headed by women, and have low expenditure and wealth index scores. Food -insecure households own fewer livestock, cultivate fewer crops and do not use modern inputs.

Countries

Tanzania, United Republic Of

The breathtaking beauty of Tanzania makes it easy to forget that this East African country is categorised as a least developed and low-income food deficit country with more than 40 percent of the population living in chronic food-deficit regions, where irregular rainfall causes recurring food shortages. Poverty remains widespread, and recent figures i...