02 Aug

Enhancing women participation in the affairs of their cooperatives

In 2020, Agriterra started implementing with Sebei Farmers SACCO in Uganda under the CRAFT project. Agriterra identifies cooperatives that present themselves as stand-alone business cases, offers a tailored set of capacity strengthening related modules to enable the implementation cooperatives to become more vibrant in their performance. One of the gaps identified with Sebei Farmers SACCO in 2020 was that women were not participating in the affairs of the cooperative. For example, of the 9 Board Members, there was no woman. In our discussion with the Board, they indicate that they did not find it necessary to have a woman as a member of the Board since, according to them, women didn’t have the qualifications necessary to be elected to the Board.  

Read more

Do you want to stay updated on the latest Agriterra news?

Sign up for our newsletter!


Jansbuitensingel 7
6811 AA Arnhem
The Netherlands

+31 (0)26 44 55 445