Production of chickens and sunflower seeds in Dodoma and Morogoro

We organise, assist and train producers to help them optimise their income

Optimising the income of small-scale local producers of chickens and sunflower seeds in 9 wards in the regions of Dodoma and Morogoro

Social and Economic Development Programme 2012

  • GOALS

    Reduce the poverty of small-scale producers in rural communities in three districts of Morogoro and Dodoma.

  • HOW WE HELP

    • We start up cooperative associations for the processing and sale of sunflower seeds.

    • We improve cooperative refineries.

    • We create a single oil brand.

    • We organise chicken producers into specialised business segments: production of fertilised eggs and the rearing of chicks.

    • We support the creation of rural savings and credit groups that improve access to financing to buy vaccines and feed to rear chicks.

    • We provide training for women in the area of gender.

  • NGDO

  • LOCAL PARTNERS

    • INADES Formation Tanzania (IFTz)

    • Uluguru Mountains Agricultural Development Project (UMADEP)

    • Uluguru Mountains Agricultural Development Project (UMADEP)

    • Social and Economic Development Initiative in Tanzania (SEDIT)

  • WHO IT'S FOR

    2,000 small-scale producers of chickens and sunflower seeds, and women suffering from sex discrimination.

  • DURATION

    36 months

    Start: October 2012