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Promoting Equality in Coffee for Enhanced Livelihoods (PECEL)

Cooperative Development Organisation

Implementing Partners and Organisations

Meru Central Coffee Union

Period of Implementation

October 2019 - December 2022

Geographic scope

Africa: Kenya


$ 315,000
€ 300 000


Bilateral Aid: Sida/Civsam


Agriculture & Fisheries

Type of Activity

Governance and Organizational Strengthening, Institutional Building and Policy Dialogue, Legal and Regulatory framework


The project aims to create a vibrant union and affiliates practicing equality and providing demand-driven services to their members - enhance advocacy and engagement of the duty bearers to develop & review legislation and policies to make them gender sensitive - improve agricultural productivity and food security for increased incomes - enhance the farmers capacity to adapt to climate change and increase environmental sustainability - increase participation of women and young people in leadership and decision-making processes - increasing women participating in productive social-economic enterprises - increase access to affordable financial services for women, young people and men members and increase access to micro-insurance products and services by the farmers.

Project Objectives

The goal is to improve farm productivity and incomes by enhancing the participation of women and young people in agricultural production.

Impact on SDGs

SDG2 - Zero Hunger
SDG8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth

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