We have worked with five farmers groups with a total of 78 direct farmers in the last three months. From the direct farmers, they have been able to contact and reach three of their household and community members each making a total of 234 indirect beneficiaries.
Initially, in our proposal, we had targeted to work with 10 farmers groups with 150 farmers but due to Impact directs way of fundraising, they could not support the full projects activities at once. Due to this, we opted to reduce the number and work with half for the first phase of the project and engage the remaining groups in the second phase of the project funding which we will do in the coming year.
During implementation, besides training composting and kitchen gardening, we have also incorporated other farming techniques like;
Other sources of income used: Gitwe group contributed for their group to be trained on bio fertilisers
Note: financial report is being adjusted
And as an extra COSDEP listed all the activities they did so far:
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