PartnerAfrica: Bio-Agriculture in Senegal

The PartnerAfrica project strengthens the organisational and technical capacity of FENAB, the Senegalese Association for Organic Agriculture, through by supporting the organisational de-velopment of FENAB, the development of a professional service portfolio, the certification and marketing of organic products, and by strenthening their capacity of defending the interests of their members before political decision-makers. This set of measures contributes to increasing the income of the rural population and creates jobs.


Field of Activity
Business Membership Organisations
Sub-Saharan Africa
01.12.2019 – 31.12.2022
Project ID836
Project TitlePartnerAfrica Project within the framework of the Special Initiative on Vocational Training and Job Creation between the IFOAM Organics International and the Association for Ecological Agriculture in Senegal
Project Budget1.387.000,00 EUR
ClientBMZ - Bundesministerium für wirtschaftliche Zusammenarbeit und Entwicklung
Applicant/Offeror IFOAM Organics International
International PartnerBund Ökologischer Lebensmittelwirtschaft e.V. (BÖLW)
Local PartnerVerband für ökologische Landwirtschaft (FENAB)

Project Target

Overall objective:

The promotion of organic farming creates income and additional jobs for the rural population.


Project objective:

FENAB is consolidated and recognised as an (umbrella) association for the promotion of organic farming and offers services that meet the needs of its members.


 Ute Reckers
Ute Reckers

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