Main Livelihood Zones
Livelihood Groups & Main Sources of Food and Income
4 Pastoral Livelihoods (Hawd, Sool Plateau, Nugaal Valley, and Golis/Guban Pastoralists) Primary sources of income of poor: sale of livestock & livestock products Primary sources of food of poor: purchase and own production Primary livelihood asset of poor: camel, sheep/goat
Agro-pastoral Livelihoods (Togdheer and Northwest Agro-pastoral) Togdheer Agro-Pastoral are more pastoral, however there is an increasing dependency on crop and fodder production. Main sources of income: sale of livestock & livestock products, self-employment and fodder sales. Main source of food: Own crop and food purchase Northwest Agro-pastoral are more agriculturists than pastoralists. Main sources of income: sale of crops, livestock products and labour; Main sources of food: own crop production and purchase.