FAR (Femmes et Agriculture Résiliente)
Cooperative Development Organisation
Implementing Partners and Organisations
Period of Implementation
Cities: Kolda, Tambounda, Sedhiou
Bilateral Aid: Global Affairs Canada (GAC)
Type of Activity
The FAR (Femmes et agriculture résilientes) project aims to improve the well-being and resilience of farming households in the face of climate change in the regions of Kolda, Sédhiou and Tambacounda, through the sustainable intensification of irrigated rice, banana and vegetable crops.
To improve economic empowerment of rural women through access to agricultural and farm management, entrepreneurship and climate smart practices and improvement of local governance and territorial water management.
Impact on SDGs
2) Increase in the level of control of women and youg women producers over economic resources
3) Percentage of women and young women in decision-making functions
4) Number of producers implementing new practicesa nd climate-smart practices
5) Percentage of water resources management committees adopting territorial water management practices responding to women and youg women's needs