THE NAMA FOR ‘RURAL ELECTRIFICATION WITH RENEWABLE ENERGY IN THE GAMBIA

The NAMA for ‘Rural Electrification with Renewable Energy in The Gambia’ offers the country the opportunity to accelerate access to electricity through small-scale, off-grid, and stand-alone projects, as well as…

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IFAD Supervision mission Team meeting with the ROOTS Team (Project Support Unit) at the ROOTS conference room.

IFAD Supervision mission Team meeting with the ROOTS Team (Project Support Unit) at the ROOTS conference room. Supervision mission starts from 19th September to 8th October 2022. The main objective…

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THE NATIONAL STEERING COMMITTEE (NSC) OF THE ROOTS PROJECT EMBARKED ON A SIX-DAY FIEL VISIT TO PROJECT IMPLEMENTATION SITES

The National Steering Committee (NSC) of the ROOTS Project, on Monday 22nd August 2022, embarked on  a six-day field visit to project implementation  sites. The objective of the mission was…

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ROOTS Breakfast briefing with the National Assembly Select Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development

  On Saturday 30thJuly 2022, the ROOTS Project organized a briefing session for the National Assembly Select Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development at Tamala hotel in Kololi. The aim…

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Visit of the IFAD Associate Vice President for PMD

The IFAD associate Vice President in charge of Program Management Department Donald Brown came on two-day working visit in The Gambia. VP Brown is accompanied by Sana Jatta Director of…

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GENDER ACTION LEARNING SYSTEM (GALS) FACILITATORS TRAINING

. On Wednesday 8th June the ROOTS Project held a three-day training for its Gender Action Learning System The Team comprises of project beneficiaries from nine communities, staff from partner…

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Handing over ceremony of Cold Storage Facility to Contractor

Last week (Tuesday 17th to Thursday 19th May 2022) ROOTS project handed over three sites to Afro-Works Company Ltd for the construction of Cold Storage Facilities. The project aims at…

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Graduation Ceremony for Farmer Field School Master Trainers

s. On Friday 13th May 2022, the ROOTS Project in collaboration with the Department of Agriculture (DOA) and FAO, graduated twenty-three (23) Famer Field School (FFS) Master Trainers. Twelve from…

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RPSF2 COVID-19 support to Poultry farmers

ROOTS through it’s Rural Poor Stimulus Facility COVID-19 support phase 2 handed over 1800 Day old Chicks, Broiler feed(36 starters, 90 growers  and 123 finishers), 36 Chick plates, 72 plastic…

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In The Gambia, targeted COVID-19 support helps small businesses flourish

“I received 4,000 dalasi and the first thought that came to my mind was how I could get the best use out of it,” says Jarra Dibba. Jarra, a widow…

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