Somalia Stability Fund (SSF) invites proposals (“Bids”) from qualified entities for Warsheikh Borehole Drilling, a Solar Powered Pumping System, Water Storage Tank and Water Distribution Network. Read more
According to FAO only 1.6% of Somalia’s agricultural land is actively farmed. Poor rains, prolonged droughts and armed conflict have made Somalis increasingly dependent on food imports. Somali Green Initiatives & Technology (SOMGIT), working with farming associations, is training and equipping local farmers to adopt drip irrigation systems and spur local economic growth. Given Somalia’s sparse rainfall and semi-arid landscape, embracing drip irrigation technology provides a great opportunity for the farming community in Balcad to spearhead a Green Revolution in Somalia and contribute growth and food security.