World Vision Zambia (WVZ)

Time and date: 2009 – to date

Location: Zambia

Purpose and outcomes:

  • WVZ and ASNAPP entered into a partnership to develop commercial vegetable production in Kapululwe Area Development Programme (ADP) located in Chongwe, 45 kms from Lusaka.
  • ASNAPP provided mentorship and training from nursery to harvest, using modern farming technologies and appropriate germplasm, to enable farmers to produce quality vegetables and supply to niche market such as hotels, lodges and supermarkets in Lusaka.
  • WVZ selected Mubula and Twashala women clubs as beneficiaries of this partnership.
  • A greenhouse covering 816m2 was constructed at each site. The first plants were transplanted during May 2009.