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Using Biochar to reclaim degraded (desert) land back into productivity

To enhance food productivity across a deserted town for more consented consumption in the near future (include images)

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Lead Applicant Organization Name

improve society food processing Aid (ISFPA)

Lead Applicant Organization Type

  • Government

If part of a multi-stakeholder entity (i.e. team), provide the names of other organizations and types of stakeholders collaborating with you.

6 Years

Website of Legally Registered Entity

Borno state, Maiduguri

How long have you / your team been working on this Vision?

  • Just beginning now

Lead Applicant: In what city or town are you located?

Borno State Nigeria

Lead Applicant: In what country are you located?


Your Selected Place: what’s the name of the Place you’re developing a Vision for?

It is my home town, my fatherland a place were i was abroad up

What country is your selected Place located in?


Describe your relationship to the place you’ve selected.

i selected the place because it is fertile, the place is important because there is more crops to be confirmed to me by my mother, town

Describe the People and Place: Provide information that would be helpful for an outsider who has never been there and may have no context about this Place to better understand the area.

What is unique about our place the fertility of the land and a conducing atmosphere which aligned a good climatic change most of all how crops are fastly grows and cultivated

What is the estimated population (current 2020) in your Place?


Challenges: Describe the current (2020) and the future (2050) challenges that your food system faces.

the most endearing challenges we face in our foot system is insecurity and water system in route of our system.

Address the Challenges: Describe how your Vision will address the challenges described in the previous question.

An active armed force intervention from the security personal who will strive out the out come of the insurgence.

High Level Vision: With these challenges addressed, now provide a high level description of how the Place and the lives of its People will be different than they are now.

there is high outcome vision which give more advanced mechanism of food system. there will be more production, more take in and more process that gain ideal formation to rank the people.

Full Vision: How do you describe your Vision for a regenerative and nourishing food future for your Place and People for 2050?

my vision enhance the regenerative production and food system possibility in the near future, it will be no more or less to food production processes and adequate harnessing is certained.

How did you hear about the Food System Vision Prize?

  • Website


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Hello Alhaji Bukar,
The date for submisiion is fast approaching try and have a look at the pocket guide to rectify your work
Mohammed A. Kaka

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