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Providing an Effective Voice for all Malawi Farmers

Cooperative Development Organisation

Implementing Partners and Organisations

Farmers Union of Malawi

Period of Implementation

January 2018 - December 2022

Geographic scope

Africa: Malawi


$ 1,396,500
€ 1 330 000


Bilateral Aid: Sida/Civsam


Agriculture & Fisheries, Rural Development

Type of Activity

Governance and Organizational Strengthening, Institutional Building and Policy Dialogue, Value Chains / Socioeconomic Circuits

Project Objectives

The Farmers Union of Malawi (FUM) aims to contribute towards agricultural transformation to achieve inclusive economic growth. It contributes to improved evidence-based and predictable agricultural policy environment, increased access to agribusiness and marketing services by FUM paid-up members, enhanced climate smart agricultural practices enhanced, Women and youth economic and social empowerment.

Impact on SDGs

SDG2 - Zero Hunger
SDG8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth

Local stakeholders

Groups of farmers

Key Tags

Food Security