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Farmer-led value chain Advancement (FAME)

Cooperative Development Organisation

Implementing Partners and Organisations

Federation of Multi-Sectorial Alliance for Development - MUAD

Period of Implementation

January 2018 - December 2022

Geographic scope

Asia-Pacific: Philippines


$ 262,500
€ 250 000


Bilateral Aid: Sida/Civsam


Agriculture & Fisheries, Rural Development

Type of Activity

Governance and Organizational Strengthening, Value Chains / Socioeconomic Circuits

Project Objectives

The project is being implemented to enhance value chain of selected farm commodities led by women and men farmers' organisations with professionalized management, promoting gender equality and climate change adaptive farming system for long lasting socio-economic growth of the target group. It is being implemented in the province of Negros Occidental, specifically, in municipalities of Calatrava and Don Salvador Benedictor, and in the city of San Carlos. The project promotes climate adaptive production technologies, financial inclusion by strengthening group savings and investment associations - processing by supporting the Agricultural Producers Cooperative and marketing by strengtehing the Negros Agricultural Entreprenuers and Marketing Cooperative.

Impact on SDGs

SDG2 - Zero Hunger
SDG8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
SDG13 - Climate Action

Local stakeholders

Groups of farmers

Key Tags

Environment, Food Security