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Ethiopia: Improving the livelihoods of women smallholder dairy farmers within the mountainous areas

Economic, social  development & support

Ethiopia: Improving the livelihoods of women smallholder dairy farmers within the mountainous areas

Objective: To improve the socio-economic development of women smallholder dairy farmers and the preservation of their farmlands

  • Status

    Ongoing

  • Location Ethiopia

The project will work to improve the socio-economic development of women smallholder dairy farmers and the preservation of their farmlands through:

  • Strengthening the capacities of 300 women smallholder dairy farmers in improved nutrition of their cows to rise milk production (skills, trainings and best practices).
  • Increase knowledge on local dairy sector including opportunities to market milk and milk products to rise revenues (value chain study, promotion and sale through different circuits).
  • Improve soil fertility and cattle fodder production through proven practices on soil and water conservation, fertility management and agroforestry solutions.

Partner: Agronomes et Vétérinaires Sans Frontières (AVSF)

  • Promoter

    Christelle Berjot - Bid Manager, Villeurbanne

  • Duration

    12 months