Aduru rice, South Fly
Ok Tedi Development Foundation (OTDF) has secured the technical backing from the country’s National Agriculture Research Institute (NARI) to deliver the Food Security Program earmarked for 2021 onward in the South and Middle Fly region of Western Province.
The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) will see NARI provide technical support to deliver the Food Security Program to empower the communities to be food secured and improve their livelihoods.
OTDF will work closely with NARI to develop necessary agreements or contracts for assistance in, research, information, training, and supply of improved planting materials.
The OTDF Programs Service Operations team will oversee the program.
This MOU will progress for three years from 2022 to 2024 with periodic reviews.