• Double farmers' revenues
• Establish a micro financing system and warehousing facilities
• Increase acacia forest density by 50% in a 10,000-hectare area
• Cut in half the average time needed to access water
Acacia gums, Chad. Acacia (or Arabic) gums are mostly used for emulsions and encapsulation in beverages and confectionary products. They are often harvested by women in the Sahel Desert, one of the poorest regions in the world, with difficult access to water.