COMPANY OF THE YEAR AWARD
(THOSE INVOLVED IN SUPPORTING AFRICA ECONOMICALLY)
Vote now for your favourite nominee below and let us know why on the comment box.
Hilda Kaunde Hoyer
I am Kenyan lived 40years in germany planing to go back home, maybe….in some years
As a board member of Sustainable Agriculture Community Development i would like to introduce (Sacdep Kenyas)
SACDEP-Kenya is a leading organization in Kenya in the use of Sustainable Agriculture as a tool of development.
The Principles of Sustainable agriculture used as key guidelines are that for Agriculture to help the resource poor it has to be:
Principle I – Economically Feasible
Principle II – Environmentally sound
Principle III – Socially just
Principle IV – Culturally acceptable
SACDEP-Kenya has further unpackaged the Principles into what it terms as the 6 pillars of Sustainable Agriculture.
The Pillars have been guiding lights for a diversity of practitioners implementing Programmes and Projects sponsored by SACDEP. The Pillars include:
Pillar 1: Production through Low Cost External Inputs
Pillar 2: Utilization of Social Capital and Structures
Pillar 3: Value Addition, Changing Form and Marketing Capability
Pillar 4: Mobilization of Own Financial Resources
Pillar 5: Use of renewable Energy on the Farm
Pillar 6: Knowledge and ability to Influence Policieshttp://sacdepkenya.org/
Angeline Lizzie Gavaza
3 Thirtyseven Founders; Angeline Gavaza , Daphne Kasambala & Pamela Samasuwo- Nyawiri.
To alleviate poverty in Africa by inviting women of African heritage to join organised expeditions and outdoor activities for the purposes of fundraising for registered charities which provide charitable aid in their African country of heritage.
- Empower professional women of African heritage to make a meaningful contribution to their country of origin to improve the livelihood of others. Travel for a good Africa cause. As each woman self-funds her own challenge, 100% of all the funds raised will be donated to her chosen charity.