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Environmental and economic sustainability of small producers

Cooperative Development Organisation

Implementing Partners and Organisations

Corporacion Educativa para el Desarrollo Costarricense Sociedad Civil

Period of Implementation

January 2018 - December 2022

Geographic scope

Americas: Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua


$ 446,250
€ 425 000


Bilateral Aid: Sida/Civsam


Agriculture & Fisheries, Climate & Environment

Type of Activity

Governance and Organizational Strengthening, Institutional Building and Policy Dialogue


The programme pretends to move towards sustainability through innovation and dissemination of agro-ecological practices and technologies, economic empowerment of rural and indigenous women and development of strategic alliances at local, national and international level.

Project Objectives

Promote and strengthen agroecology, equal rights and the management of alliances in peasant and indigenous organisations in Central America.

Impact on SDGs

SDG1 - No Poverty
SDG2 - Zero Hunger
SDG8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth

Main Indicators

1. # of male and female leaders trained and coached 2. # of agroecological initiatives

Impact Measurement

Project reports

Direct beneficiaries

Organisations: 7

Individuals: 13000

Local stakeholders

Agriculture cooperatives

Key Tags

Food Security, Gender, Inequalities