Zimbabwe
In my view, SGP deals with the under-privileged of the society who want to make a difference in their own small way but are not able to. SGP provides them with that platform.
Member
SGP National Steering Commitee, Zimbabwe
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Country Programme Snapshot

Start Date 1993
# of Projects 173
Total Grant Amount US$ 6,245,456
Total cash Co-Financing US$ 2,684,318
Total In-Kind Co-Financing US$ 13,509,022

Country Portfolio by Area of Work

Biodiversity
Chemicals
Climate Change Mitigation
Community Based Adaptation
International Waters
Land Degradation
Global Publications
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Awards
June 2014 - Humanitarian Water and Food Award

The receiver of this Award is SGP grantee partner The Africa Centre for Holistic Management, that has implemented SGP funded project ZIM/SGP/OP5/Y3/STAR/LD/13/10 .

June 2014 - Equator Prize 2014

The receiver of this International Award is SGP grantee partner Makoni Organic Farmers Association, that has implemented SGP funded project ZIM/SGP/OP5/CORE/CH/11/06 .

farmers who were previously tobacco farmers are now into organic farming and have been working to eliminate chemicals in agricultural production. The Association is made up of 450 farmers from Makoni District with 202 male members and 248 women and out of these a total of a total of 224 farmers are now organically certified. The farmers have been trained on organic farming and intensive organic methods that include Integrated Pest Control Management techniques and other diversified income generation opportunities through organic farming, apiculture, aquaculture, ethno-veterinary and organic mushroom production.

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