Women in agriculture & food

Women's Farming Syndicate

Acronym: WFS
The womens farming syndicate was established with the aim of eradicating poverty amongst rural women Through a sustainble agribusiness model. WFS has established skills training and processing centres across Zimbabwe and established a women's showcase market which enables women to access markets and share best practices with women from other regions and continents.
GFAR work stream(s) of interest: Challenging the present, Partnerships for impact, Nutrition security, Sustainability and rights, Climate change, Farmers' rights, Small farmer entrepreneurship, Capacities for change, Research in society, Gender in agriculture, Youth in agriculture, Growing out of crises, Multi-stakeholder inclusion
Institutional email: Info@wfs.co.zw
Contact person: Tsitsi Valerie Machingauta
Contact email: tsitsi@wfs.co.zw
Geographic scope: National
GFAR Region: Sub-Saharan Africa
Address: Mpata Farm and training centre Matabvu village Domboshava Zimbabwe
Country: Zimbabwe
Type of Institution: Farmers Organizations