While Africa is rapidly urbanizing, rural population growth is expected to continue at 2% per year, necessitating for increased employment opportunities in the countryside.
- Partagria’s “platform” approach enables small and medium farmers to participate in the global economy, become better entrepreneurs and hence better monetize their activities:
- By focusing on increasing the farmers’ yields, quality of output and total return from activities, we will contribute directly to improving local livelihoods via a multiplier effect of increasing incomes
- We create new conditioning center (primarily for local women) and logistics jobs.
- Our model is scalable via “operating units” and can achieve significant impact on the national and regional level.
Partagria is able to directly impact small farmers through four key paradigms: