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2013-Ciervo Cuá

By |2019-07-24T11:53:35-04:00August 14, 2014|

Project Description

Isolated smallholder farmers in Paraguay often struggle to obtain technical assistance and microcredit to transition out of subsistence farming. Cooperativa Ciervo Cuá (Ciervo Cuá) is a small dairy cooperative that works with Alter Vida to improve dairy production and gain business management skills in order to increase its members’ income. At the IAF, we support community-led solutions to expand economic opportunity in Paraguay. Ciervo Cuá’s activities encourage small business growth to ensure meaningful opportunities for communities to thrive.

Cooperativa Ciervo Cuá
Project: Location: Years active: IAF grant funding: Counterpart commitment: Direct beneficiaries: Indirect beneficiaries: Program areas:
United for sustainable development Paraguay 2013 – 2017 $53,400 $102,000 500 individuals 1,500 individuals agriculture and food security
leadership and education
job skills and enterprise development

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