CARE International in Lao PDR met with the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry for the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding for the Khoua Food Security Project (KFSP), which CARE will be implementing in 5 villages in Khoua District, Phongsaly Province, with the support of Dietrich W. Botstiber Foundation.
The project aims to year-round in village access to sufficient clean water enabled and an increase in latrine coverage achieved, household food production increased through investment in home gardens and other food production systems, and household incomes are increased through improvements to livestock production systems. These activities will be implemented from now until December 2024.
This is an exciting opportunity for us to support communities to make the changes they want to see.