ABC ORG engage communities stake holders, decision makers and role players in consultative meeting identifying the existing problems in these targeted areas where the widows were more vulnerable in these extreme poverty areas.
500 widows were registered after the base line survey with proper verification along with the community members and children of school going age grandchildren above school going age (between the age of 18-22 tears of age)
For this project to become successful, sustainable pillars were clearly identified in our project planning meetings with key role players. ABC ORG designed this proposal with holistic approach mechanism in educational aspect, (training in agricultural business), livelihood as empowerment for self-reliance. To achieve sustainable development in this proposed project, human resource development, income generating system and production with marketing skills.
The project is for two years phase, consultancy, and technocrats in both agriculture and small scale business management at community level. Formation of groups in various environs, selection of these groups in clusters; three clusters make an axis. There are three axis bases on abled women and distance to project location 96% percent are living in severe deplorable condition in extreme poverty communities.
UNDP index for daily livelihood (basically food) alt list 2 us dollars- 1 US dollars , comparatively these people live below half (1/2) a dollars per day sometime nothing to eat (code-000-001). Due to lack of body building food materials, (Mal nutrition exist in all the communities.
Adult malnutrition is difficult to correct more than children, while children started with projected abdomen, general weakness, dry limbs, hunger eyes, faded skin and hair—either beriberi or myopic condition. These unfortunate widows are parents with children without mothers and fathers 80% percent are orphans.
A public arising sensitization with workshops training in developing agriculture at commercial standard and income generation management strategy in three farming locations selected 30 acres of farming lands each ten representatives been selected in each farming groups (or family) thirty (30) people will be fully trained and worked along with agriculture technicians and ABC ORG for two years then other vulnerable communities will be identified for similar benefits. A supervising committee will be organized- representatives from ministry of social welfare, representative from local council, representatives from ministry of agriculture forestry and fool security and focus on success organization for women ABC ORG these members shall build the committee body. The committee will establishment of project bank account with three signatories; ABC ORG representative with each axis’s leaders.
These monies acquired after marketing of these products. Crops shall be harvested and marketed twice a year, preservation system shall be effective alongside with storage, packaging of products with outlets will be put in effective functioning to meet the market demand against the supply.
An annual project activities review workshop shall be organized to identified lapses/ gaps or challenges in the smooth implementation supporting farming activities such as labour (unskilled labour) agriculture technician, storage, harvesting , preservation and marketing system, inter cropping and rotational cropping as soil fertility shall gain natural nutrients
This project shall support their vulnerable school going children with basic educational materials, some of these unfortunate children are physically challenged (mostly polio victims), 60%percent of these children been assessed will benefit and 40% percent older children (age above 16 years) shall be provided with marketable materials- apprenticeship.
For Success to achieved sustainable development, the children shall be involved they are future leaders and education which is the main pillar to future success in life, these selected children joined the formal educational system, while 30 older children will choose marketable skills of choice.
Transformation of these extreme poverty targeted communities shall be at the ending of this project phase of two (2) years, agricultural business- highly occupied these poor widows and their dependants’ livelihood shall become completely independent, after every harvest monies from sales shall be kept at the selected bank by committee. Each term, monies shall be divided into three portions
First 40% percent shall be reserve at the bank
- Second 30% percent shall be reserved for next farming exercise/work.
- Third 30% percent shall be shared among these widows for their welfare.
As holistic project, this farming shall be environmental friendly plantation of trees shall be observed in protecting soil from erosion provision oxygen and preservation of soil fertility.
After two years of effective, efficient project implementation other extreme poverty communities shall be targeted. Method to be applied in this farming system le xxxx and xxxx. Each harvest, basic profit of le xxxx.