Development of quality infrastructure for agricultural production (SPQA)
The project design is derived from BMZ’s 2030 strategy and intends to actualize Somalia’s National Development Plan 2020 to 2024 (NDP-9) pillar 3 (economic development). The project targets the module on “the foundations for increased cultivation, sales and improved regulation of the production of selected, high-quality agricultural products in Somalia have been strengthened.” The assignment respondes to Output 3: The capacity of Somali authorities to ensure quality standards for selected agricultural products is increased. The consortium is responsible for delivering the following work packages:
The assignment adopts an institutional capacity development approach targeting the Ministry of Agriculture, Somali Agricultural Regulatory and Inspection Services (SARIS), Somali Bureau of Standards (SOBS), and other line ministries in federal and member states of Puntland and Somaliland.