The Project is expected to benefit all the farmers in the impacted counties in Kenya. The component 1, 3 and 4 will be implemented by MoALFC across all the counties that have experienced locust invasions. However, component 2 will be implemented in specific wards that are most impacted in the 15 counties in the country. The project’s primary beneficiaries will be farmers, pastoralists and households that have been affected by the locust invasion and are food insecure. Vulnerable and marginalized households and female headed households will be prioritized in the targeting process.
Component 1, 3 and 4 – will be implemented in all the counties experiencing desert locust invasions.
Component 2 will be implemented in the 15 Counties covering 72 sub-counties and 105 wards most impacted by locust invasion.
The Counties include: Mandera, Wajir, Garissa, Isiolo, Tharaka Nithi, Baringo, West Pokot, Elgeyo Marakwet, Samburu, Turkana, Marsabit, Kitui, Meru, Embu, Machakos