SMALL LIVESTOCK SUPPLY AND KITCHEN GARDEN BUILDING LOW INCOME HOUESEHOLDS

A project by KOPIA

we are basing on "SMALL LIVESTOCK SUPPLY AND KITCHEN GARDEN BUILDING TO LOW INCOME HOUESEHOLDS WITH CHILDREN UNDER 5 YEARS" in helping poor people.
Nyaruguru District is among the district with high level of stunting rate among children under five years (41.8%), the extreme porvety remains unacceptably high particulry among the household with limited land another substence opportunities and potentials (20%) while the national extreme poverty rate is at 16%. The Government of Rwanda has committed to erdicate extreme poverty by 2020 and reduce to less than 20% of stunting rate among children under 5 years. While there are a number of interventiosn being made, there is still tailored efforts to enable the rapid and sustainabl social development of low income households in Nyaruguru district particularly in Ruheru sector which among the very remote sectors in the districts. In that framework, providing small livestock to low income households and supporting the households with limited land to take potential of Kitchen garden for is expected to provide rapid and long stating impact in transforming the lives of children and their mothers thus supporting district effort in eradicating malnutrion and promoting food security as well as reducing significantly the stunting levels among children.

The interventions shall be organized in holistic manner and comprises a set of transformative interventions organized aroung three main pillars: (i) building capacity of low income households with children in small livestock management, and nutrition behavir including kitchen gardeing; (ii) Procuring and supplying the small livestock to the identified households; (iii) supporting low income households to build kitchen garden along with giving the improves vegetable seeds.



About the Organization /Team

Our organization KOPIA is legally known cooperative working in vegetable production for eradicating malnutrition in the society, our Official legal certificate RCA/0459/2015 issued by Rwanda Cooperative Agency on 25.06.2015 with 15 actively members. we appreciate to give our vegetable to our commun
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Realated SDGs
2 Zero Hunger