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Producer-Led Governance

At Cafedirect Producers’ Foundation (CPF), we often talk about how we are producer-led in all that we do. Our programmes are led by the needs of our producer partners, they empower small scale farmers by offering the assistance of an extended support network to find solutions to the challenges they face, rather than prescribe remedies …

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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 …

WeFarm Peru Pilot

WeFarm – What we’ve learned so far

WeFarm is a worldwide peer-to-peer knowledge sharing network from theCafdirect Producers Foundation(CPF). It has been designed by and for smallholder farmers. The content is created by the users; sharing their knowledge and ideas from farmer to farmer across continents and languages, and enabling people with no access to the internet to harness its power, through …