Date-based Food-Processing Center in Tozeur
Date-based Food-Processing Center in Tozeur
Date-palm tree genetic diversity conservation and socio-economic valorization through community education and involvement and the creation of a food-processing unit
aim objective of the project is the conservation of the genetic diversity of the date palms by the valorisation of the non-marketable varieties and creation of sources of income to deaf-mute in Tozeur.

Specific objectives
- To instigate a centre of transformation of dates with using of deaf-mute for its operation.
- Manufacture of various products starting from dates of commercial low value and sale in the hotel complexes of the area.
- Sensitizing on all the levels to develop the processing and manufacture of dates and to create family units of transformation and conservation of dates
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Project Snapshot

Association de Soutien a l'Auto Développement de Tozeur
Area Of Work:
Grant Amount:
US$ 24,600.00
Co-Financing Cash:
Co-Financing in-Kind:
US$ 16,500.00
Project Number:
Satisfactorily Completed
Project Characteristics and Results
Capacity - Building Component
The Project further strengthens the NGO’s capacity in running sustainable development projects
Emphasis on Sustainable Livelihoods
The Project is a platform for income-generating activities for youth and women
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SGP Country office contact

Ezzeddine Ferchichi


UNDP TUNISIA/ Immeuble Prestige
Lac I, Tunis, 1053