Grant 6: Djongonou
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.