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2012 – INADEB

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Project Description

In an effort to control coffee rust, farmers in Central America are replacing crops for less labor-intensive products resulting in unemployment and environmental challenges for farmers. Instituto para la Autogestión y el Desarrollo de Base (INADEB) works with farmers in a cooperative to diversify and improve production, processing, storage and domestic sales of organic coffee for increased income. At the IAF, we support community-led solutions to expand economic opportunity in the Dominican Republic. INADEB’s activities promote smallholder agriculture and food production to enhance food security and ensure meaningful opportunities for communities to thrive.

Instituto para la Autogestión y el Desarrollo de Base
Project: Location: Years active: IAF grant funding: Counterpart commitment: Direct beneficiaries: Indirect beneficiaries: Program areas:
Coffee, Economy and Conservation Dominican Republic 2012 – 2019 $597,852 $361,420 150 individuals 310 individuals agriculture and food security
job skills and enterprise development
natural resource management

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