Overview Objectives: In the Philippines southern regions poverty levels average 35-45% and are highest among smallholder
farmers and fishermen.
In partnership with Lord David Sainsbury's Gatsby Trust, TWF works with and supports 45,000 smallholder
tea farmers in Tanzania and Rwanda to improve all aspects of tea growing and processing.
10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One Acre Fund, an award-winning nonprofit that works with smallholder
farmers to increase their productivity and incomes, today announced the launch of One Acre Fund Insights, a living library of white papers and case studies for agriculture development practitioners and social enterprise professionals.
They are among more than 600,000 Kenyan smallholder
tea farmers currently complaining of lower bonuses.
Tom Adlam, Managing Partner of Pearl Capital Partners said: "Tropha's business plan aligns closely with AACF's mission to invest in commercially sustainable agribusinesses that achieve social impact by improving access for smallholder
farmers to profitable value chains".
This is underpinned by our RSPO smallholder
Taking technologies that are ready to the doorstep of every smallholder
farmer in the country is a priority for the Union Government.
The ONE Campaign recognises the challenges that are faced by African smallholder
farmers, but also the opportunities that arise if the right policies are in place, backed by sound implementation.
Partially funded by the Canadian government, the FAO report looks at practical realities and experiences of the application of biotechnologies in smallholder
production of bananas, cassava, rice, livestock and other foods in developing countries.
The bank, considered to be one of the largest private sector banks in Sri Lanka, is to spin off its smallholder
agriculture finance and microfinance programme and operations into a separate financial entity to provide specialised services.
More than $60 million invested in activities that incorporate smallholder
farmers into commercial, market-based activities
Margret Ochieng is a smallholder
farmer in Chinga, a picturesque town in the Central Highlands of Kenya.