Our Projects

 

KURU-KO WAT COMMERCIAL VEGETABLE CAPACITY BUILDING PROJECT

Funded by USADF in 2017, Foundation for Youth Initiative supported Kuru-ko Wate’s Kuro-ko Wate on its Commercial Vegetable Capacity Building Project. The Project invested on irrigated agriculture, which involve production of jute, kale, cabbage, tomatoes, okra, pepper, amaranthus, pumpkin and watermelon.  The goal of the Project was to improve the standard of living of 450-low-income fresh vegetable producers within and around Juba in Central Equatoria State of South Sudan.

MANGALLA WOMEN DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATION

With the grant support from USADF in 2017, Foundation for Youth Initiative supported Mangalla Women Development Association’s Peanut Paste Capacity Building Project at Dumadang Village in Mangalla of Central Equatoria State. The goal of the project was to improve the standard of living of 500-low-income peanut producers

GUM ENTERPRISES CO. LTD

With grant from USADF, Foundation for Youth Initiative has supported Gum Enterprise’s Torit Gum Arabic Capacity Building Project that invested on agro-processing of Gum Arabic. The goal of the project was to improve the standard of living of 300-low-income gum Arabic producers in Eastern Equatoria 

KAJO KEJI LULU WORKS MULTIPURPOSE COOPERATIVE SOCIETY (LWMCS)

With grant assistance from USADF in 2015, Foundation for Youth Initiative supported Kajo Keji Lulu Works Multipurpose Cooperative Society on its Kajo Keji Shea Nut Butter Oil Capacity Building Project. The project developed LWMCS’s operational 

KANYBEK GENERAL TRADING AND INVESTMENT COMPANY LTD (1st -Project)

Funded by USADF in 2015, Foundation for Youth Initiative supported Kanybek General Trading and Investment Company Ltd on its Kanybek Maize Milling Capacity Building Project. The goal of the Project was to improve the standard of living of 300-low-income maize-growers in Mugali, Eastern Equatoria State of South Sudan.

KANYBEK GENERAL TRADING AND INVESTMENT COMPANY LTD (2nd-Project)

The project funds will be used to build Kanybek’s capacity in business and financial management. The funds will also build technical capacity by providing training in sustainable agriculture and establishing a small milling facility to process raw maize into maize flour

AMIMBARU PEANUT BUTTER PROCESSING GROUP 

The project funds will be used to improve the business and financial management of APP through a series of trainings and the hiring of a management team. The funds will also build its technical capacity by expanding and improving its peanut paste operations through trainings in sustainable agriculture and peanut production, quality control and food safety, and through its purchase of a paste-pressing machine

COMPASS MULTI-PURPOSE COOPERATIVE SOCIETY (1st-Project)

The project funds will be used to improve the business and financial management of Compass and the farmer groups, increase the vegetable production of the farmer groups through trainings, purchasing improved seeds, seedlings, and garden tools, installing drip irrigation and hiring an agricultural extension officer  

COMPASS MULTI-PURPOSE COOPERATIVE SOCIETY (2nd-Project)

The project funds will be used to improve the business and financial management of Compass and the farmer groups, increase the vegetable production of the farmer groups through trainings, purchasing improved seeds, seedlings, and garden tools, installing drip irrigation and hiring an agricultural extension officer  

KOYLE EAST DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATION, CES

The project funds will be used to improve the business and financial management of KEDA through a series of trainings and of a management team. The funds will also build its technical capacity by expanding and improving its peanut paste operations through trainings in sustainable agriculture and peanut production, quality control and food safety, and through its purchase of a paste-pressing machine

GEZIRA YOUNG PEOPLE AGRIBUSINESS TRUST COMPANY LTD

Gezira Young People Agribusiness Trust was formed in 2012 by 135 South Sudanese youth who come from different ethnic backgrounds to engage in the business of fruit juice and smoothie blending. The primary goals of the organization are to create jobs to enable youth to become self-reliant, support food security in their community, and provide market linkages to fresh fruit farmers.

AKARI DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATION 

South Sudanese smallholder farmers in Kapuri of Central Equatoria State formed Akari Development Association (“ADA”) in 2010. ADA has a membership of 463 individuals, 260 of whom are women. ADA purchases sorghum grains from members, which it processes into sorghum flour and cleaned grains for sale in local markets. ADA would like to expand its sorghum flour processing capabilities, as there is additional strong

ORGANIC COOKING OIL COMPANY LTD 

Organic Cooking Oil Company (OCO) was formed by 240 South Sudanese smallholder farmers in 2012, primarily to improve living standards of its members. OCO has been involved in production of peanut paste and limited production of peanut oil since establishment. However, OCO is faced with enormous challenges including lack of fund to double purchase of peanut from farmers, 

Foundation For Youth Initiative South Sudan

Foundation for Youth initiative (FYI) was founded in 2011, drawing from multicultural and professional expertise of its founders. Read More.....

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Buluk – Hai Thoura Road, Juba, South Sudan

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