Asia

Indonesia

Region(s)

South Sumatra

Implementor

Hans R
Neumann Stiftung

Project

Promotion of Sustainable Robusta Production in South Sumatra - Phase II

Introduction

The project builds upon the achievements, capacity and organizational structures which have been built during the initial phase of the project (2015-2017). With the aim to create sustainable impact and structures, the project will focus on the strengthening and capacity building of a group of 7 farmer organizations which have the potential to further develop and grow. As strong, business oriented and performing organizations they will provide key services to their members and serve as examples for replication.

The Project

The project focuses in first place to the professionalization of smallholder coffee farmers, improvements on productivity and quality of coffee, establishment and strengthening of farmer organizations as service providers and improved access to markets

  • Through targeted training and coaching, coffee cooperatives will be empowered to take the lead in improving coffee marketing and agronomy thus serving an expanding amount of farmer groups
  • In partnership with local government extension services, support the activities of first-tier farmer groups and farmer-to-farmer extension
  • This will enable to diffuse innovations and services to 5,000 coffee smallholders in the target area

Partners

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Status

Ongoing

Duration

2 Years

Timeframe

2018 - 2019

Farmers

5,000

% Female Farmers & Youth

30%

Coffee Households

18,550

Areas of work

  • sustainability-of-land-icon@2x.pngSustainability of land
  • prosperity-of-farmers-icon@2x.pngProsperity of farmers

Project themes

  • gender-equality@2x.pngGender and Youth Inclusivity
  • farm-management@2x.pngFarm maganement
  • yield-improvement@2x.pngYield improvement