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Economic and social development of marginalized women and girls - TCP

Cooperative Development Organisation

Implementing Partners and Organisations

National Training Professional Trainers’ Cooperative Society Ltd. - TrainersCoop

Period of Implementation

January 2018 - December 2022

Geographic scope

Asia-Pacific: Sri Lanka


$ 159,600
€ 152 000


Bilateral Aid: Sida/Civsam


Rural Development

Type of Activity

Technical Assistance & Advisory, Training & Capacity Building

Project Objectives

Trainers' Coop comes under the consortium project which 5 organizations work together to achieve a common goal. The project implemented with Trainer coop is covering 3 districts (Trincomalee, Batticaloa and Matara) in Sri Lanka. The project aims to support for the other implementing partners under the consortium project, to improve their institutional & individual capacities and skills in organisational development, finance management, good governance, leadership, etc. Through this approach it is expected to benefit 3,000 women and 2,000 men members as well. The Project Objective is the Sustainable cooperative establishment through business capacity development with empowerment and creating space for equal opportunities for women.

Impact on SDGs

SDG2 - Zero Hunger
SDG5 - Gender Equality

Direct beneficiaries

Individuals: 5000

Local stakeholders

Groups of farmers

Key Tags

Education, Gender