Grant 6: Djongonou

Grant information

Recipient community: Women's association in Djongonou

Village: Djongonou, Côte d'Ivoire

Number of community members reached: 30 women

Description: The women’s association in Djongonou asked for US$1000 to buy two cassava mills and two cassava pulverizers. These items will help improve agricultural productivity and increase the women's income. (Updated May 30, 2020)

Amount applied for: 592,000 CFA (~$1000)

Amount received (net of fees): 592,000 CFA (~$1000)

Date of transfer: January 21, 2020

Progress: One custom-made cassava mill purchased and delivered in the village. (Updated May 30, 2020).

Outcomes: Update pending (May 30, 2020).


Removing the rind from cassava roots.


A new, custom-made cassava mill purchased with grant money.


The final cassava powder ready for sale.