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Cooperative Enhancement for Farmer Enterprise Development

Cooperative Development Organisation

Implementing Partners and Organisations

West Acholi Growers Co-op Union - WACU

Period of Implementation

January 2018 - December 2022

Geographic scope

Africa: Uganda


$ 330,750
€ 315 000


Bilateral Aid: Sida/Civsam


Agriculture & Fisheries, Rural Development

Type of Activity

Governance and Organizational Strengthening, Technical Assistance & Advisory, Training & Capacity Building, Value Chains / Socioeconomic Circuits

Project Objectives

Cooperative revival in post conflict zone and inclusive capacity building of members to participate in gainful production and market access in the selected value chains cotton, soya and sorghum.

Impact on SDGs

SDG1 - No Poverty
SDG2 - Zero Hunger
SDG8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
SDG11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
SDG12 - Responsible Consumption and Production

Local stakeholders

Organised farmers

Key Tags

Conflict, Peace and Security, Entrepreneurship, Food Security