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Food Security Commission announces Creation of National Mechanism for Prevention, Fight against Food Crises

Nouakchott,  07/05/2021
The food security commission announced Thursday the creation of a national mechanism for the prevention and fight against food crises.

Here is the press release of the commission:

" In line with the promises of His Excellency the President of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania in his electoral program, which aims at providing the country with the mechanisms of coordination and funding for the interventions in the food security and nutrition levels; the decree No. 061-2021, establishing the national mechanism for the Prevention and Fight against food and nutrition crises was signed on Wednesday, April 21, 2021, by the prime minister.

This mechanism is supervised by a committee for food programming, led by the prime minister, with the membership of representatives of ministerial sectors and various actors concerned with urgent interventions.

The mechanism is managed at the level of the commission of food security by a permanent technical committee, assisted by a technical cell for programming, central and regional institutions".
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