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Sustainable seed correction of medicinal plants and world fruits for food systems.

Collectionn and development of seed bank for sustainable farming of medicinal plants and world fruits for food systems.

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Lead Applicant Organization Name

Traditional Healers And Traditional Medicine Foundation. (Thetramed Foundation).

Lead Applicant Organization Type

  • Small NGO (under 50 employees)

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

Our partners are, Traditional Healers Associations, Farmers groups, youth groups, women groups and Churches.

Website of Legally Registered Entity

N/a

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

  • 1-3 years

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

Kericho and Nyamira towns.

Lead Applicant: In what country are you located?

Kenya

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

We are carrying our project in lowland of Kericho county and part of Nyamira county along the border of the two county.are appro. 20,000km*

What country is your selected Place located in?

Kenya

Describe your relationship to the place you’ve selected.

This are my home counties where have residence and the place are well known to me. Also the problems the people face are well known to me.

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.

This place have poor climate conditions, the place is hot and its same ard conditions.

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

Because of climate change, their is problem facing the community if mitigation does not take place.

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

By planting medicinal plants and world fruits can mitigate problem of food security and offer solution through providing food supuriment to most communities.

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.

The project will provide, economic and livelihood benefits to by thriving agriculture food sector that is productive and provide livelihood and decent jobs for million of people. Health and well nourished population tackles the burdens of malnutrition, undernourishment and people from obesity.

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

Reduce environmental impacts from food and agriculture systems a sector with reduced GHG emissions on tract to be carbon neutral and sequestering carbon into soil to help mitigate climate change.

How did you hear about the Food System Vision Prize?

  • Email

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Hi Samuel mongoni 
Thank you for your submission and vision. To further build a stronger Vision for your chosen place, the following questions/comments might come in handy for you;: - Could you explain how your Vision will address the following six interconnected themes: Environment, Diets, Economics, Culture,Technology, Policy in your place? - How might you evolve your Vision to make it more inclusive and systemic for your local food system and its numerous stakeholders? Do you already have a change to connect to some stakeholders regarding your Vision? Is the Vision compelling enough that investors, policy makers, inventors, and cultural influencers would take note?
Also you can check criteria of evaluation the Vision on the Food System Vision Prize website in the section "How Your Vision will be Evaluated" http://bit.ly/2X4ZxQk
You can also update your Vision at any time before 31 January 2020 by clicking on the "Edit Contribution" on top.
I look forward to seeing your Vision evolve through the coming weeks