NEWS

Website updated!

Posted on 14 Oct 2016
Website updated. Project reports are now available on the site.

Palm oil soap on sale in Wales!

Posted on 21 Sep 2016
Samples of locally produced palm soap have been sent to Wales to be sold to the local people of Machynlleth and the Dyfi Valley.

Cooperatively owned palm oil press development proposal

Posted on 31 Aug 2016
Marie Ametepe, Winner Group president, today proposed the purchase of cooperatively owned a palm nut press, oil cooker and clarifier. This would speed the production process in the village, improving local livelihoods and provide a sustainable income for Winner Group itself. Fundraisi

Equipment purchased!

Posted on 30 Jun 2016
Equipment was purchased today to allow the production of palm oil and products to start. This includes 5 plastic barrels, 20 jerry cans, 15 large bowls and 2 storage tanks.

Training starts successfully!

Posted on 24 Jun 2016
The 5 day training started today in Agome and was a big success. Approximately 20 women from the village took part in the training which was run by consultant AVOKPO Akuété. Modules included Administrative and financial management; Market research; Prevention and Management of Conflic

Income Generating Activities Started!

Posted on 13 Jun 2016
The Income Generating Activities has started. In the first instance a training course is being organised for women in Agome Yoh to learn about production of palm and other products as well as the financial and social skills for managing a small cooperative enterprise.

New grant from Hub Africa Cymru!

Posted on 13 May 2016
We are very pleased to have been awarded a grant by Hub Africa Cymru! This award means that we can go ahead with our Income Generating Activities Project, helping to creating sustainable livelihoods in the village of Agome Yoh, near Kpalime. Videos will be made to be illustrate the im