Farmer Finance

Ethiopia

Impact

World Council's "Enhancing Food Security and Rural Livelihoods in Ethiopia" program assists rural savings and credit cooperatives in financing agricultural production and investment, mobilizing savings and providing a range of non-financial services such as small infrastructure investments to improve farmers' access to markets.

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Impact as of April 30, 2014 (Project End)



As of April 2014 (final) Target

Number of Members/Farmers

44,685
35,000
Membership Growth
359%
278%
Number of RUSACCOs

165
300
Number of RUSACCO board members trained

3,853
1,500
Number of farmers using new techniques

13,846 9,300

Community infrastucture projects

87
80
Locally mobilized savings
$3,200,000

$2,450,000

New Crops

Maize
Honey
Mung Beans
White Pea
Potato
Teff
Wheat

Agricultural Finance

Program Goals


Tools