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Development projects - Chad

This Operation has been modified as per Budget Revision 1 (see below).

With a population of 11.2 million, Chad is one of the world’s poorest countries, ranking 163rd out of 169 in the United Nations Development Programme’s  Human Development Report 2010. The population is vulnerable to shocks and at high risk of food crises; more than 44 percent of rural households  are food-insecure. Acute malnutrition is at a critical level of 15 percent in most regions. Since 2003,  the unstable political  and  security situation arising from  the ongoing conflicts in Chad and neighbouring  countries has  affected economic and social recovery,  and has had negative effects on the Chadian educational system, crippling development of the country’s human capital.

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Country at a glance 2014
Planned Beneficiaries0
Beneficiary needs (mt)0
Beneficiary needs ($US)198,296,033
Donors - 2014 ($US)
Donors - Directed contributions
Multilateral contributionsUS$ 6,478,104
USA36,792,890
European Commission12,959,397
Japan3,938,559
Canada3,590,664
Germany3,401,361
UN CERF2,331,206
United Kingdom2,206,538
Switzerland1,934,214
UN Common Funds and Agencies (excl CERF)1,112,000
Finland1,019,022
African Dev Bank1,000,000
Sweden765,697
France407,056
Denmark364,232
Austria162,311
Threats to food security
  • Political instability and insecurity
  • Low education level
  • General poverty
  • Precarious sanitary conditions
  • Poor weaning habits
  • Erratic rainfalls
  • Drought
  • Desertification
  • Locust infestations
  • Lack of modern agricultural infrastructure