To enhance livelihoods resilience of pastoral and agro pastoral communities in cross border drought prone areas of Selected Countries and improve the capacity of the selected Countriesâ€™ governments to respond promptly and effectively to an Eligible Crisis or Emergency.
|Project Development Objective Indicators
Livelihood resilience under RPLRP is defined as: (i) sustained and maintained assets of pastoralists and agro-pastoralists and (ii) sustained and maintained means of making a living, both measured indirectly by death rate of livestock kept by agro-pastoral/pastoral households targeted by the project; and (iii) strengthened livelihood activities and income measured indirectly by improved income
opportunities from livestock (in terms of volume and value of livestock products that are cross-border traded in selected project markets.
|Indicator Name||Description (indicator definition etc.)|
|1. Death rate of livestock (cattle, goat) kept by pastoral and agro-pastoral households targeted by the project||Livestock is the main asset of pastoral areas, as such this indicator is used to assess if assets are maintained and not depleted by shocks.|
|2. Percentage change in Number of animals traded in selected project markets||Assess improvement of off take in a normal year and in a drought year a reduction in distress off take.|
|3. Value of live cattle, sheep and goat traded in selected project markets||Assess the level of improvement in income from livestock traded. The value is expected to improve as a result of improved prices.|
|4. Time lapse between early warning information and response reduced||Time lapse to be measured in number of days/weeks. Measure the effectiveness of the early warning andÂ for disaster risk management (drought)|
|5. Direct Project beneficiaries (number) of which female (percentage)||Provide an indication by gender, the extent to which targeted pastoral and agro-pastoral households have benefited from the project.|