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GREEN SHDF - Green Enterprise and Business Development Programme

Cooperative Development Organisation

Implementing Partners and Organisations

Self Help Development Foundation - SHDF

Period of Implementation

January 2018 - December 2022

Geographic scope

Africa: Zimbabwe


$ 782,250
€ 745 000


Bilateral Aid: Swedish Embassy Harare


Rural Development

Type of Activity

Networking, Training & Capacity Building

Project Objectives

The overall objective of the program is to ensure “Improved sustainable livelihoods and food security for rural women and young people”. It is expected that the programme will result in doubling of the household income for 67 500 rights holders comprising: AF43 200, FY 10 800, AM 10 800 and MY 2 700 from USD 3 425 (1.56 per person per day) to USD 6 850 per year.

Impact on SDGs

SDG1 - No Poverty
SDG5 - Gender Equality

Direct beneficiaries

Individuals: 67500

Local stakeholders

Groups of women and youth

Key Tags

Gender, Youth