Rural Enterprise Development
This is facilitated through identification of problems with smallholders and devising long term solutions for success.
The activities under this program include seeking funding support for agro processing, rural technology adoption, and leading joint fund raising with smallholder associations and groups to increase production and processing for profits and planet. Some of the technology packages we currently promote are the use of power tillers in rice fields, adoption of improved seed varieties, Systems for Rice Intensification and farm mechanization, arable land development and water harvesting technologies.
Sustainable Actions for Environments
Our SAFE programmes are facilitated through identification of problems with within the ecosystem and devising long term solutions for success in a collaborative partnership. The activities under this program include seeking funding support for natural resource governance and sustainable production systems. Small Actions For Environment programme is developing programs in Biodiversity Conservation on Cocoa Farms, Multi location ecotourism, Sustainable Rice production, Keta Lagoon Complex RAMSAR Site Development, Oti River Basin Ecosystem Based Adaptation, Range land Management and Wild fire prevention for people, profits and planet.
Small Business Development Services
This is aimed at designing a multi-stakeholder holistic strategy for promoting smallholder business, natural resource development and environmental sustainability. Provide coaching for small business development through building business relationships, farming as business, business planning, strategic planning, organisational development, financial management, and marketing as well as customer service trainings for small holder businesses. This is facilitated through identification of problems with smallholder’s farmers and devising long term solutions for success in a collaborative partnership. Current programmes under this are the Volta Agribusiness Incubation Project and Volta Rice Investment Initiative and Village Savings and Loans Associations.