Lwengo District Core Programs

Agriculture and Food Security Program

Agriculture and Food Security Program is the third Pillar of the New Lwengo District Investment Plan. The overall goal is of the program is increasing food security through  stimulating sustainable production and the efficient functioning of markets and the creation of an enabling environment for agribusiness development, including skills development for women and youth and improved land governance. The program activities will result to Greater income security as well as increased access to healthy foods within the population, hence rural incomes and livelihoods increased; and Household food and nutrition security improvement.
 Key outputs are:

Factor productivity (land, labour, capital) in crops, livestock, and fisheries sustainability enhanced.
Markets for primary and secondary agricultural products within Uganda, the region and beyond developed and sustained
Favorable legal, policy and institutional frameworks that facilitate private sector expansion and increased profitability along the entire value chain developed.