Non-Food Eligiblity, Conditions, and Requ...

ELGIBILITY, CONDITONS & REQUIREMENTS FOR LOANS OF NON-FOOD ITEMS FROM THE EMERGENCY FOOD SECURITY RESERVE (EFSR)
Eligibility for Loans
1 The Disaster Risk Management and Food Security Sector(DRMFSS), United Nations agencies, and NGOs pre-qualified by the DRMFSS who potentially respond to fast-onset disasters.
2 Organizations which have repaid/settled their debts to the EFSR in the past.
Conditions for Loan Provision
3 Official declaration of the occurrence of a disaster by the DRMFSS and/or a Regional Government with the consequent recognition by DRMFSS. In case of small-scale disasters whereby declaration of the disasters at National level by the DRMFSS may not be required, loans can be provided when the appropriateness of the request is justified by the Early Warning Directorate of the DRMFSS.
4 Use of the non-food items is mainly for fast-onset disasters response interventions and slow-onset disasters as deemed necessary .
Requirements to be fulfilled
5 Submission of loan request letter duly signed by the Representative of the Organization, or his/her delegate, stating the types and quantities of non-food items requested to be provided on loan, noting the intended intervention for which the items are requested.
6 A commitment letter from the requesting organization stating its obligation to repay the loan as per the terms and conditions of the loan agreement to be signed together with the Administration upon provision of the loan, which will be attached to the approved loan request letter.
7 Acceptance of the loan conditions that specify regulations for the withdrawal, repayment, loading and unloading, and transport of the non-food items.
Stockpile
8 All items are held at the EFSRA non-food warehouse (part of the DRMFSS main Nazareth Warehouse campus Sodare Road).
9 Current inventories, values and specifications are found under EFSRA Items list