Working towards these commitments
Secure Tenure Rights
Strong Small-Scale Farming Systems
The typical activities of the associations conforming the netwrok are agricultural extension, community-led savings and credit schemes, group marketing, training for young farmers, capacity building for women groups, support for the poorest families, awareness raising on issues related to the conservation of natural resources, advocacy with local authorities, etc. Farmers' associations have also played an important role in influencing local development policies and in challenging local authorities to be more responsible for community development and natural resources management.