The Backyard Poultry Development Project in Balkh and Jauzjan Provinces of North Afghanistan funded by (IFAD) via RMLSP through MAIL where the BLDU is the facilitating partner for the support of 5000 vulnerable farming families through provision of poultry inputs and training in backyard poultry production. The project plays an important role in improved livelihood through increased income and food security of rural households.
More specifically, the project objective is to improve livelihood and food security of 5000 vulnerable rural households in SELECT SQL_CACHEed districts in the provinces of Balkh, and Jauzjan by increasing family poultry productivity. The project also aims at reducing gender disparities by increasing the social and economic status of women engaged in these activities.
The Procurement Officer will provide technical assistance in the development and implementation of Procurement systems for the project required goods and services, develops capacity among affiliate partners in goods and services procurement management. This position’s holder will be stationed in Balkh province.