GREEN Senegal was founded in 1999 to alleviate poverty in rural areas of Senegal by promoting sustainable agriculture. The organization offers training, research and community-building activities with grassroots communities in conjunction with environmental initiatives for reforestation and land reclamations.
Techno-Agriculture Innovation for Poverty Alleviation
To set up a pilot farming school to train rural youth in innovative farming techinques that include market gardening, natural crop protection, cattle fattening and low-pressure irrigation.
|Project Grant Amount||$30,000|
|Total Grants Received||$176,000|
|Theme||Natural Resource Rights and Economic Justice|
|Population Served||Farmers and fisherfolk, Men, Women, Youth|