Tilbage

Empowerment of small-scale farmers families through resilient democratic rural organisations, organic agriculture, market access and advocacy.

Organisation:

Økologisk Landsforening (Ulandsudvalg- og netværk)

Pulje:

Civilsamfundspuljen

Bevillingstype:

PROGRAM (Endelig ansøgning)

Projekt start:

01.01.2020

Projekt slut:

31.12.2023

Beviliget beløb:

12.996.971,00 kr.

Indsatsen vedrører følgende verdensmål:

  • Mål 1: Afskaf fattigdom
  • Mål 2: Stop sult
  • Mål 13: Klimaindsats
  • Mål 16: Fred, retfærdighed og stærke institutioner
  • Mål 17: Partnerskaber for handling

Indsatsen foregår i følgende lande:

  • Tanzania
  • Uganda

Lokale partnere:

  • Caritas Kampala
  • sulma Foods Limited
  • Sustainable Agriculture Trainers Network ( SATNET)
  • Tanzania Organic Agriculture Movement (TOAM)
  • UGANDA RURAL DEVELOPMENT AND TRAINING PROGRAMME
  • UWAMWIMA

Overordnede mål :

The overall development goal of the Program is to decrease food insecurity and poverty through organic farming and empowerment of small-scale farmers including women and youth in Uganda and Tanzania.

Umiddelbare mål :

Rural communities are empowered with members practicing sustainable climate resilient organic agriculture, experience food sovereignty and control the processing and sales dimension of the food system in a politically enabling environment.

Målgrupper :

Primary target group: • Farmer families in target districts, with special attention to women and youth (90.000 individuals in Uganda, 18.750 in Tanzania) • Farmer Family Learning Groups in target districts (Uganda 600, Tanzania 125) • FFLG facilitators (15 in Uganda and 2 in Tanzania) • MA and Cooperatives (20 in Uganda and 5 in Tanzania) Secondary target groups: • Local communities • Non-Program NGOs and CBOs • Research institutions • Schools • District authorities • Ministries of Agriculture (Uganda, Tanzania and Zanzibar) • Ministry of Trade and cooperatives (Uganda and Zanzibar)

Resume:

The goal of the Program is to decrease food insecurity and poverty through organic agriculture and empowerment of small-scale farmers including women and youth in Uganda and Tanzania. The strategic approach aims at strengthening organizational capacity of partner organizations in participatory community development anchored in their joint development of the Organic FFLG Academy, a learning platform for facilitating, knowledge sharing and knowledge development in organic agriculture, advocacy, marketing including gender issues. The target group of small-scale farmers are engaged in joint capacity building in Farmer Family Learning Groups: an innovative approach facilitating groups of farmers to develop their agricultural production by applying organic practices.