No Farmers, No Food ; No Food, No Nation………

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Did you know that many farmers association in Nigeria have failed to address the peculiar concerns and issues of smallholder women farmers ?

SWOFON strongly believes that support that is aimed at smallholder women farmers can only be efficient and effective if they are involved in all aspects from the design and the implementation of the support provided. At SWOFON, our uniqueness lies in our formation and approach to the issues of smallholder women farmers.



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By Halima Oji A Coalition of small-scale women farmers associations and groups under the platform of SWOFON an Initiative of ActionAid Nigeria converged in Kaduna and Bauchi states respectively for its North-West/North-East Regional Fora in their numbers representing various states in the two geopolitical zones to include: Kastina, Kano, Kebbi, Zamfara, Sokoto, Kaduna, Adamawa, Gombe, … Continue reading WITH ONE VOICE, WE CAN CHANGE THINGS

SWOFON South-South and South-West Regional Forum

By Favour Sokolayam Jacob The Small-scale Women Farmers Organisation in Nigeria (SWOFON) in partnership with ActionAid Nigeria held its South-South regional forum in Calabar, Cross River State on the 11th and 12th of August and South-West forum in Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State on the 15th and 16th of August 2016. The fora was to build … Continue reading SWOFON South-South and South-West Regional Forum

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