Case Study Details

Name of Partnership Linking Bee Keepers to Markets
Organization SOS Sahel
Country Ethiopia
Regions Africa
Description Work with farming co-operatives to improve their production and marketing skills and help beekeepers to work themselves out of poverty. Supermarkets across Ethiopia are now selling Amar organic honey produced by co-operatives in Amhara region that have been trained by the project team to produce a higher quality product.
Lessons Learned Adoption and distribution of appropriate technologies

Pairing production with capacity building for marketing
Web Site
Main Actors Indigenous and Local Community Organizations
Type of Capacity Building Systemic Capacity Building
Keywords Information / Knowledge Sharing
Technology Development / Dessemination

  • United Nations
  • United Nations Environment Programme