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SPHI Brief 13: Emergency response in Ethiopia

The Emergency potato and sweetpotato seed support enabled farmers in the Southern Nations Nationalities and People’s Region (SNNPR) to restore the varieties they lost to a severe drought in 2015/2016, improving their household food and nutrition security. In one year, 9,779 farmers got sweetpotato cuttings and 23,594 were trained on sweetpotato agronomy and nutrition.

Authors: Berga Lemaga, Mereseit Hadush, Tefera Zerfu

Contributors: Administrator

Pages: 2

Publication Date: September 18, 2017

Identifier: SPHI

Keywords: Emergency response