Operational Programme Food Aid and Material assistance in Slovak republic (OP FAMA) was ratified by the decision of the European Commission no. CCI 2014SK05FMOP001 on December 11, 2014.
The Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Family of SR administers governing and certification authority for the OP FAMA. Its role is based upon the resolution of the Government of SR no. 439 from September 3, 2014 to the Proposal to OP FAMA.
The OP FAMA is to be implemented in programming period 2014 - 2020. The main aim is to decrese financial burden for people and households in challenging social situation by providing them basic comodities. The OP FAMA executes this aim through following main actions: providing of food and hygienic packages to selected groups of beneficiary of support in material need; providing of food packages for homeless people; redistribution of donated food in order to prevent inadequate food waste.