• ADPP Angola is celebrating 30 years of active involvement in development work with communities throughout the country

  • ADPP Angola operates 48 projects in 17 provinces in education, community health, agriculture and rural development

  • ADPP runs 15 teacher trainig schools with the Ministry of Education and has graduated 9644 primary school teachers since 1998

  • ADPP has 900 employees, 4000 volunteers and 1000 students in teaching practice in 92 municipalities, reaching 700,000 people annually

About Farmers' Clubs

Farmers’ Clubs are a way of organising small scale farmers in rural areas to improve food security, alleviate poverty and promote rural development. The farmers are organised in Farmers’ Clubs in groups of 50. Each Club elects its own Committee to lead activities. The Club members are trained in low cost, low tech methods to improve their production and have access to technical support, and training in basic management and entrepreneurship. The focus is on improved methods, increased crop diversity, higher productivity and protecting the environment. The training emphasizes practical lessons and “learning by doing”.
A key feature is the use of model fields, which give the farmers the opportunity to work and learn together and experience positive results before taking the decision to implement the new methods in their own fields.

The Farmers’ Clubs concept is developed by Humana People to People and ADPP Angola. It contributes to the National Strategy of the Angolan Government, promoting increased and diversified agricultural production, food security and improvement of the rural economy.

The goal is to empower farmers to achieve food security and start producing a surplus to sell in the market during the 3 years of the project.

New techniques

New techniques

Access to water

Access to water

A Cultivated Field

A Cultivated Field

The expected results of the Farmers’ Club programme are:  

Each farmer is organized together with his or her fellow farmers
The farmers take care of and improve their land using environmentally friendly methods
The farmers improve their access to water for irrigation
The farmers provide their families with sufficient and nutritious food
The farmers improve the health and well-being of their families
The farmers increase their production and market their surplus
The farmers increase their wealth

 

 

 

 



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