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Visiting a Centre of Excellence

Sireet OEP Microbusiness and Income Diversification In the west of Kenya, spread across the Nandi Hills, the Sireet Outgrower Empowerment Programme�s (Sireet � OEP) smallholder farmers grow, pick and sell their tea. Although smallholders are not generally recognised as entrepreneurs, farmers facing poverty, food insecurity and climate change � among other concerns � are driven …

Peruvian coffee farmer and Jean Baptiste, CPF's Latin America Programme Coordinator  during preliminary consultation meetings in August 2014.

Big Lottery Fund awards Cafdirect Producers’ Foundation 450,119

We are excited to share that the Big Lottery Fund awarded Cafdirect Producers Foundation 450,119 to improve livelihoods for smallholder coffee farmers in Peru. This funding will support the launch of INSPIRE – Innovation by Smallholders to enhance Productivity, Incomes, Resources and Enterprise. Our4-year programme builds on successful investment since 2009 and will reach 7,875 …

A simple bio gas construction that makes use of waste to create a more reliable energy source for e.g. cooking.

Biogas and Bees – thinking outside the sack

A simple bio gas construction that makes use of waste to create a more reliable energy source for e.g. cooking. From Teresa’s visit to the Ankole Coffee Producers Cooperative Union, continued: As a way to diverse income, some of the farmers have beehives which are both traditional and modern. I managed to capture the traditional …