Within the scope of Nicole Sloot's internship and project, which concerns product and service development for youth participation at cooperatives and farmer's organisations, she got the opportunity to go to Zambia and join the Youth Agriculture Event on the 1st and 2nd of September. Together with Iris Bouwers, international representative of NAJK, she travelled from Amsterdam to Lusaka on the 29th of August.Read more
Welcome in the world of Agriterra Vietnam and their 2 fresh interns, Tam and Arie. Arie feels like a millionaire. Tam likes the Dutch directness, though Arie can be strange sometimes. They started their internship in the office of Agriterra Vietnam in August on the Vietnamese cooperative landscape.Read more
In April 2016 Agriterra’s East Africa team has opened up an office in Kigali, Rwanda, in order to expand its working area to the African Great Lakes Region. Since April, Agriterra has explored various value chains and has analysed the business cases of dozens of agricultural cooperatives in the Eastern part of DR Congo and Rwanda.Read more
Business advisor Li Wenmin wrote an article about the Financial Management Training in Menghai, China.
"A financial management system is not only necessary for a big cooperative; it is also very important for a small and young cooperative, which will help to prepare the members for future. Start from the beginning, benefit now and in the future, let’s start!!"
Can cooperatives and farmers in Nepal sell their Orthodox tea to Europe? Marleen Kuypers, student of Wageningen University, wrote a blog about her experiences in Eastern Nepal. She is conducting a field based research on the possibilities of exporting tea, being part of her master thesis.Read more
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