Past Experience from Similar Work

We affirm that Accord for Community Development has the requisite expertise and competency to successfully carry out the proposed program. This is evidenced by our past successes and experience in carrying out agricultural intervention programs in the Niger Delta.

Over the last decade, Accord has successfully partnered with various local and international development agencies in executing projects that have impacted on several communities and thousands of lives. Some of the notable ones are highlighted below.

S/N

PROGRAM

DESCRIPTION

SPONSOR

1.

Nature to wealth for Jisike farmers in Imo state

Enhanced cassava specie distribution. Cassava processing and setting up of demonstration farms

Chevron International

2.

 Integrated processing mill in Abavo Delta state

Oil milling, cassava processing

Texaco

3.

Support for Women In Micro-enterprise SWIM in Rivers and Bayelsa state

Introduction to new and more efficient fish processing technique

BFTW

4.

Agro-skill acquisition training in Vintage Farms

Livestock farming poultry, fisheries and snail

Vintage Farms

5.

Micro credit for Owaza farmers in Abia state

Provision of training and micro-credit

Shell

6.

Agricultural credit

Provision of extension services and credit

Ford Foundation

7.

Agricultural guarantee and

On- lending

Capacity building to small holder cooperatives and on lending

Bank of Agric

8.

Baseline study and research

Extensive research on agricultural value chains

PIND

9.

Study tour

Excursion tour to Songhai farms

BFTW

10.

Agric equipment procurement

Distribution of Agric equipment to small farmers in Ogoni land

Chase Manhattan Foundation