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Operational Plan for implementation of SACAU's Strategic Framework

Cooperative Development Organisation

Implementing Partners and Organisations

Southern African Confederation of Agricultural Unions - SACAU

Period of Implementation

January 2018 - December 2022

Geographic scope

Africa: Zimbabwe


$ 2,016,000
€ 1 920 000


Bilateral Aid: Sida/Civsam


Agriculture & Fisheries

Type of Activity

Governance and Organizational Strengthening, Institutional Building and Policy Dialogue

Project Objectives

SACAU is a membership-based regional farmers’ organisation representing the common interests of farmers in southern Africa. It currently has 19 member national farmers’ associations in 12 countries in southern Africa. SACAU is committed to a transformative agenda to agricultural development which is growth oriented and enterprise development focused. Core to its existence is promoting, advancing, protecting, and defending the common interests of farmers in the region.

Impact on SDGs

SDG2 - Zero Hunger
SDG8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
SDG11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities

Local stakeholders

Groups of farmers

Key Tags

Food Security