- To reduce at least 50% of the health-related social services problems.
- To improve living conditions in the grass-roots communities by supporting the rural health sector.
Key focus areas
- Orphan care.
- Disability support.
- Provision of essential medications.
- Provision of medical equipment.
- Ending female genital mutilation.
- Supplying medicine and disability support for children in the hospitals, MCHs, health posts and health centres.
- Campaigning against global epidemic communicable diseases such as malaria, tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS.
- Registration of disabled people and their needs.
The following FAO enabling factor is important to improve health outcomes:
I. Linking short-term humanitarian actions to longer term development goals to ‘build back better’.
Who is the FAO?
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
Source: Africa Water Atlas 2010 (UNEP).