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Ministry of Agriculture & Irrigation
Our client, the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Irrigation – State Department of Fisheries, Aquaculture and the Blue Economy (SDF-BE) seeks to recruit staff for the Programme Coordination Unit (PCU), Aquaculture Business Development Programme (ABDP). The programme is supported by the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the Government of Kenya.
The overall objective of ABDP is reduced poverty and increased food security and nutrition in rural communities. In pursuit of this goal, the Programme Development Objective is to increase incomes, food security and nutritional status of the wider communities of poor rural households involved in aquaculture in the targeted Counties.
The Aquaculture Business Development Programme (ABDP) will specifically develop Aquaculture Sub-Sector as a sustainable source of fish and as an efficient and profitable source of income especially for smallholder aquaculture producers and value chain actors in the rural areas thereby ensuring food and nutritional security. This will accelerate and consolidate the expansion of aquaculture production and trade within the country by realizing the productive potential of smallholders.
It is in this regard that the Ministry is seeking to recruit a dynamic, exceptional and visionary team of professional and ethical standing to fill the following positions: -