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Mali: How WFP Uses Locally-Produced Food

Dogon village
Farmers’ organization in Bankass
Farmer at work
Niebe, an extremely rich grain
Millet starts growing
Cereal banks for storage
Young woman grinding millet
Farmer and his cow
Children with goats
WFP warehouse in Mopti
School children at lunch time

Purchase for Progress is WFP's initiative to purchase local cereals and grain. P4P provides a guaranteed revenue for farmers, and also helps them organizing set up cooperatives and develop their skills.