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Boosting food quality and safety through local procurement in Nigeria

Buying locally produced foods provides an important platform to promote better food quality standards in Nigeria. In 2017, WFP procured almost 80% of its food assistance locally — up from 65% in 2016. This increase illustrates the improvements introduced by local suppliers to address quality issues and meet the standards set by WFP.
Kano, Nigeria
Issue: Food Safety Typology: Policies
food safety
28/05/18