Kenya Kenya Igembe


$4,866 needed of $60,046

Implementing Organization

World Renew

Program Summary

In Meru County Kenya, farmers have experienced repeated crop failures as a result of droughts and erratic rainfall.  This program is working to improve the food security situation in the Igembe area through a variety of activities inculding:

  • the formation of savings and lending groups;
  • training farmers on conservation agriculture, poultry rearing, cultivation of dryland crops and other strategies for reducing risk from drought;
  • the promotion of water, sanitation and hygeine practices at the household and community levels;
  • nutrition and cooking demonstrations.