Small Island Developing States

Fruit cultivation and marketing to promote livelihood opportunities for women and food security for households in the Maldives

The objective of this project are:

  • increase the income level and security of families;
  • increase employment for women and decrease gender disparity in income earning opportunities;
  • diversify economic activities and decrease economic vulnerability of the community as a whole;
  • increase food security through introduction of dragon fruit, revive jack fruit and increase growth of lemon.
01 Mar 2015
 - 29 Feb 2016
US$ 10,000