Programa Provisión de Alimentos

About the program

This is a Procurement Program aimed at obtaining products from small local farmers, for social programs for food and nutrition. It was launched in 2008 and is implemented by the Ministry of Economic and Social Inclusion.

Country Ecuador
Home 2007
Classification Compras públicas
FNS Dimension Disponibilidad
Website http://www.provisiondealimentos.gob.ec/
Objectives

General objective

Provide food and complementary services for Food and Nutrition State Social Programs Food, by facilitating the incorporation of small farmers as suppliers of programs, in accordance with the policy of economic and social inclusion.

Specific objectives

  1. Meet the requirements of procurement of social programs for food and nutrition with foods that meet quality specifications established by the programs.
  2. Provide complementary certification services, warehousing and distribution, to ensure the timely and quality food supply required by programs.
  3. Generate opportunities to incorporate small local producers in the purchasing process.
  4. Promote innovation processes that stimulate the provision of food and complementary certification services, warehousing and distribution.
Components and/or products

Public procurement directed towards small local farmers in order to provide for social programs for food and nutrition.

Target population

Small local producers.

Scope

Nacional

Geographical coverage Urbano
Responsible organism

Ministerio de Inclusión Económica y Social

Executing organism Ministerio de Inclusión Económica y Social
Normative framework

Decreto No. 1636

Financial sources

The Finance Ministry transfers resources and makes budgetary modifications required for the operation of the Food Supply Program.