Livelihoods Improvements for Fair Trade producers in Uganda

The project is partnership with Cooperation for Trade in Africa and funded by the Belgium Trade Center (BTC)
The objectives of this project is to provide greater market access support to Fair Trade Producers in Uganda aimed at improved livelihood securities for both producers and their dependants.

The following are the expected outcomes of the project:

• Increased market orientation of skills and knowledge for fair trade producers through appropriate training and support on product development and market support initiatives.

• Increase in producer sales and house hold income among the producers participating in the proposed project.

• Enhanced capacity of UGAFAT to support the development of Fair Trade in Uganda and the needs of local producers as well as the strengthening of the local country network within the context of the WFTO.