The Cow Bank and Community Development (CBCD) project focuses on improving the livelihoods of impoverished communities in Tay Ninh through the improvement of livelihood security. Specifically, the project will increase incomes through a cow loan program and enhance the technical skills of the community in livestock husbandry. There is also a strong focus on community driven initiatives which will be piloted throughout the project, focusing on clean water access, environment, health, and rights protection.
Duration: 03 years (June 2011 – March 2014)
Donor: ADRA New Zealand
Total Budget: NZ$ 346,313
Location: Tay Ninh Province (Ben Cau and Chau Thanh districts)
Beneficiaries: At least 2,350 farmers, school children, members of Women Union and staffs of local authorities in two project areas.
Main partners: Department of Labor, Invalid & Social Affairs - Tay Ninh Province (DOLISA), Farmer’s Association - Tay Ninh Province (FA), Tay Ninh Province (WU), Department of Education and Training - Tay Ninh Province (DOET), Department of Health - Tay Ninh Province (DOH, People Committees of the districts and communes (PCs).
To learn how our CBCD project can help change a life, read our story about Ms Ham: CBCD Impact Story - Ms Ham
Take a glimpse into Ms Ham's life and tough conditions she lives in....