Rural development in the Lukaya district

Training and tools to boost the agricultural economy  of this rural area

Lukaya Rural Development Programme, stage 2: Commerce and cooperatives

Social and Economic Development Programme 2012

  • GOALS

    • Meet the basic needs of rural households in three healthcare areas in the Lukaya district: Madimba, Luila and Sona Bata.

    • Improve production and commerce.

  • HOW WE HELP

    • We provide training in techniques for growing crops, conservation and the management of small animals.

    • We offer technical assistance, products and tools for families.

    • We provide training and acquire equipment for construction, to transform products and equip warehouses.

    • We provide training to start up commercial cooperatives.

  • NGDO

  • LOCAL PARTNER

    Family Development Centre (Centre de Développement Familial, CEDEF)

  • WHO IT'S FOR

    900 people (437 women), mostly agricultural workers, involved in growing subsistence crops and producing and selling charcoal.

  • DURATION

    33 months