Connecting, Transforming and Sustaining Livelihoods

ToT on Capacity Performance Index (CPI)

A total of 75 ToTs of Banana Growers Association of Kenya (BGAK) have undergone training on Capacity performance Index (CPI) Tool.

Signing of MoUs in the B2B Market linkages through Farm Trade Networks

Farmers from Elgeyo Marakwet signed MoUs with buyers in an agreement to trade their rice produce during a Business to business (B2B) meeting which commenced on 21st July and expected to end on 23rd

The official launching of 4s@scale Project

The 4S@Scale programme is a Public-Private Partnership (PPP) supported by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands (DGIS) between Hivos and ECOM. It is a 5 year programme that started in 2013 and ends in 2018.

Its focusing on improving the livelihoods of 90,000 small holder coffee farmers in East Africa using integrated farming systems.

This programme is based on sustainable coffee farming systems through the use of bio-slurry and income diversification efforts through dairy and/or horticulture.

Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 10:00

Tharaka Nithi County Business Strategy (Consultative engagement for improved service delivery in Tharaka Nithi County)

Tharaka Nithi County Business strategy was prepared from the views and presentations of the business community from Tharaka Nithi County. Valuable input and reviews were provided by the Office of the Governor of Tharaka Nithi County. The Business strategy was compiled through the concerted efforts of a dedicated team of the Kenya National Farmers Federation (KENAFF) including: Phelix Rapando, Doris Ngure, Mercy Mburu, George Wakesho, Reginah Mwihia, and Stellah Nyaga.

Promoter Farmers-BCE Linkage/Networking Meetings

The 4S@scale project will hold their meeting with the identified coffee cooperative societies as follows.

1. Kinograma Cooperative on 2nd July 2014.

2. Kabobuni Cooperative on 4th July 2014

3. Nembure Cooperative on 8th July 2014

4. Kithungururu Cooperative on 9th July 2014

5. Rianjagi Cooperative on 10th July 2014

6. Kilalani Cooperative on 10th July 2014

7. New Gatanga Cooperative 15th July 2014

8. Kamusinde Cooperative 17th July 2014

9. Khamulati Cooperative 17th July 2014

Wednesday, July 2, 2014 - 08:00 to Tuesday, August 5, 2014 - 16:00

Curriculum Development Workshop.

The second Workshop for Biogas Curriculum Development will take place at Nyahururu. on 28th July 2014.

Monday, July 28, 2014 - 15:45

Training Workshop on Gender in Action learning System (GALS)

KENAFF under the Environmental Conservation and Renewable Energy department (Biogas programme), will be hold a Training Workshop on Gender in Action learning System (GALS) for biogas Champions in the coffee household/factories in Embu at Panesic Hotel from 10th to 23rd July 2014. 

Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 15:30 to Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 16:30


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