An Original Experience of Farm Council in Senegal
Why did an umbrella farmers’ organisation get involved in Farm Councils ? FONGS is a Senegalese umbrella farmers’ organisation that brings together more than 30…
For nearly 20 years, SOS Faim has been supporting territorial development initiatives, particularly in rural areas. Why ?
In a given territory, there is a huge potential for consolidating civil society, with the prospect of giving citizens more power, more opportunities, and more resources. This is done by operating both socio-economic and political levers. What is more, in rural areas, fighting against poverty as well as strengthening the capacities of family farmers are crucial issues.
In this 45th issue of Farming Dynamics, we assess the success of SOS Faim’s support in these places.