Somalia

Nutrition Situation Post Deyr 2016/17, Shabelle & Banadir

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Main Livelihood Groups

Sources of Food and Income

Livelihood Groups & Main Sources of Food and Income:

• Riverine gravity G.I livelihood:

  • Primary sources of income of poor: sale of c rop s , ag ri cul tu ral Labou r, and sel f employment.

  • Primary food sources of poor: Own crop and purchase.

  • Primary livelihood asset of poor: Agriculture land

• Agro pastoral Livelihoods (Lower Shabelle southern rain- fed - Maize/cattle, coastal deeh, Cowpea belt)

  • Primary sources of income of poor: crop sale, agricultural labor, livestock and livestock product sales, self-employment (fodder sales, firewood, construction materials, etc); main sources of food of poor: Own production (maize) and purchase.

  • Shabelle red sorghum high potential agropastoral: Primary sources of income of poor: crop sale, agricultural labor, livestock and livestock product sales, self-employment (fodder sales, firewood, construction materials, etc); main sources of food : own production(Sorghum) and purchase.

• Pastoral Livelihoods (Southern Inland Pastoral)

  • Primary sources of income of poor: sale of livestock & livestock products

  • Primary sources of food of poor: purchase