Farmstrong Foundation

Empowering C么te d’Ivoire’s Smallholder Farmers

馃實馃尡 The effects of climate change are felt in C么te d’Ivoire’s rural and urban areas. Unpredictable weather patterns, including increased rainfall during traditionally dry periods and intense heatwaves, are severely disrupting the livelihoods of smallholder farmers.We are committed to addressing the profound impacts of climate change by providing essential training to farmers. Our comprehensive programs …

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Growing a Greener Future: Planting Seeds of Change in Cote d’Ivoire School yards

Nurturing Young Minds馃尡We are excited to unveil a meaningful endeavor that combines environmental conservation, education, and community engagement. FarmStrong Foundation is proud of a flower and tree planting in schools initiative. This endeavor has been made possible through the generous support of our diverse partners. The initiative aimed to create green areas at school while cultivating a …

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Green Nawa Initiative

We are delighted to share the latest update on the ongoing efforts being done by the team of聽FarmStrong Foundation. Our commitment to sustainability and environmental stewardship has been exemplified through the “Green Nawa Initiative,” and we are proud of what we’ve achieved so far. This project was co-financed by @SECO through the聽Swiss Platform for Sustainable …

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Agroforestry in cocoa farms

Agroforestry is beneficial to cocoa trees, and at the same time provides additional income sources for farmers. FarmStrong Foundation is actively promoting agroforestry on cocoa farms in C么te d’Ivoire.To date, all cocoa farmers in our programs have been trained and have embraced agroforestry.We are also active in reforestation and restoration of sacred and protected forests. …

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Co2 sequestration

CO2 Sequestration

Since we started 7 years ago, we have been planting shade trees in cocoa plantations of our farmers in the Nawa region of C么te d’Ivoire. We have been seeing them grow year by year, produced biomass and sequestrating CO2. The speed of growth in these tropical conditions is phenomenal. Here is a Cedrela tree only …

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2,000 trees planted along Como茅 River

Continuing with the indigenous tropical tree planting initiative, along the Como茅 River in the Dalo area, Abengourou region, 2,000 trees were planted. The head of the Abengourou Water and Forestry department, the village chief, and young people from Dalo carried out the plantation of the indigenous tree species: Po茅, Frak茅, Bois b茅t茅.

Creating environmental awareness

The FarmStrong Foundation team, under the banner of its Swiss supported Green Nawa Landscape Initiative has started an important awareness raising campaign involving the region鈥檚 school children and teachers. In addition to the knowledge transfer of the importance of trees, climate, and environmental issues in general, together we have started to plant indigenous trees in their playground …

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