Umoja andKumekucha groups receiving bicycles in Mbeya Rural
Improving access to financial services for smallholder farmers in the southern highlands of Tanzania
To improve the incomes and livelihoods of smallholder farmers in the Southern Highlands of Tanzania through enhancing access to agricultural finance.
To enhance financial literacy skills among smallholders farmers,
To improve the managerial and technical capacity of SACCOs to deliver innovative agricultural financial services to smallholder farmers, and
To enhance business linkages between smallholder farmers, SACCOs and financial institutions.
Mbarali, Mbeya rural,Kilosa Districts councils.
6,000 (2400 Fe) smallholder farm members of SACCOS (AMCOs, VICOBA, and ROSCA)
Duration of the project:
3 Years (2015 – 2018)