Duration: 20/Mar/2009 - 19/Mar/2012
Locations: West and Central Africa / Burkina Faso / Niger
Donor: International NGO,International Development Research Centre (IDRC)-Canada
The long-term goal of this project is to contribute to improved rural livelihood outcomes and natural resource management in the Sahel. The immediate purpose is to improve understanding of the dynamics of poverty and land degradation and the factors affecting these, identify promising best-fit options to promote sustainable and poverty reducing development pathways suited to different development contexts of the Sahel, and recommend effective strategies to promote these options.