Since Agriculture contributes 90% of the region’s and countries livelihood, JADEF set food and nutrition security as a priority in its development work with the aim of improving the production of food for consumption, income generation .Environment and natural resource concerns are integrated into the food security interventions. Key interventions have been Cassava Multiplication, distribution of maize seed, Livestock Improvements, Fruit Production, Agricultural Marketing and Entrepreneurship, and Agricultural Crop Technologies. Others include Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation which involves demonstrating Energy Saving Technologies. Agribusiness for Income generation.
The chairperson board of directors officiating the distribution of goats to the youth of Ngora district has an intervention to address the challenges of livelihood and economic empowerment amongst the youth.