Support Women Farmers in Nicaragua
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and Sustainable Living Solutions
We work with local partner FEMUPROCAN, the Federation of Women Farmers and Ranchers, to increase their access to land, credit, markets and training, as well as to advocate for policy changes that are important to rural women.
Thousands of small-scale women farmers have seen their incomes and status rise by working through cooperatives and owning businesses. This program, running April 1, 2012 to March 31, 2014, reaches 99 communities of Nicaragua .
|Increase women farmers’ skills and income|
Strengthen women’s confidence and awareness of their rights
Strengthen women’s influence at the local and national level
Improve the effectiveness of farm cooperatives