Association Persis Valais - Food Aid Swiss Dairy Products (Burkina Faso)

Project completed

Through the usage of food aid in the form of Swiss dairy products, Swiss Humanitarian Aid contributes to the prevention and treatment of malnutrition, undernourishment, and disease. The SDC’s Humanitarian Aid administers the credit granted by parliament for a yearly amount of some CHF 20 million destined for the purchase of Swiss dairy products and their use for the benefit of the needy. Its task is to ensure a sustainable, targeted, and closely monitored food aid.

Country/region Topic Period Budget
Burkina Faso
Humanitarian Assistance & DRR
Emergency food assistance
Primary health care
01.01.2016 - 31.07.2017
CHF  39’500
Directorate/federal office responsible SDC
Credit area Humanitarian aid
Project partners Contract partner
Swiss Non-profit Organisation
  • Other Swiss Non-profit Organisation

Budget Current phase Swiss budget CHF    39’500 Swiss disbursement to date CHF    38’731
Project phases Phase 9 01.01.2017 - 31.07.2018   (Completed)

Phase 8 01.01.2016 - 31.07.2017   (Completed)