FMARD/PACE-AFJP Enumerators Set To Get Permanent Appointment
FMARD/PACE-AFJP Enumerators Set To Get Permanent Appointment: The Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD) and the Project for Agricultural Co-ordination and Execution (PACE) are set to give a permanent appointment to enumerators who participated in the last farmer’s enumeration exercise
AFJP is a collaboration between the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD) and the Project for Agricultural Co-ordination and Execution (PACE) Secretariat, which aims to increase locally grown food supply, create employment opportunities in the agriculture sector, and export food surplus using existing agreements.
Currently, the list for all enumerators in the next dry season farming is out and enumeration, Capturing of farmers’ data is on the way
Since this trend will be done constantly, the Federal Government is considering engaging enumerators on a long time bases
Words of the Minister of Agriculture Regarding the FMARD/PACE-AFJP Enumerators:
The Minister of Agriculture promised to call for a permanent appointment for enumerators in the next Federal Executive Meeting, and this platform will bring all development to enumerators
Enumerators will be engaged to survey smallholder farms, collect farmer’s details, and identify priority crops and livestock, and mapping the size of the farm.
Enumerators not paid fully in the last enumeration will be settled before the commencement of the next enumeration.
Enumerators are now compensated for successfully validated farmers and farms.
All Enumerators will be settled and the program will be streamlined for effectiveness and efficiency
All AFJP enumerators are to be patient as their pay is ongoing, more enumerators will be paid in no distant time
A total of Five Hundred Naira (N500) is available for each VALIDATED farmer/farm captured in two tranches.
N250 for each submitted farmer/farm data at the end of every week and a balance of N250 in 30 days after the exercise is closed.
Criteria for Validation:
The data to be captured comprise of the ‘farmer’ details and the ‘farm’ as detailed in the ODK collection app. Please submit only genuine data as this determines your final payment.
The Farmer must be a real farmer as well as his/her farm where you registered him/he.
The personal information about the farmer/farm must not be forged (if we discover the data is forged, it will be disqualified, and payment will not be made for it).
Video Tutorial links
• Introduction Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5sT_FT0JAWE
• First Steps: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H28exevuxjY&t=97s
• Mapping & Soil Collection https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VJ7ALwxCayI
• The Survey: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ndrsE5tKwM