VISIT BY RVO official
Over the period IWAD has received persons from strategic partners including SADA to assess the project’s activities. Mr. Jan Van Saane of the National Entrepreneurial Netherlands (RVO.nl) a monitoring partner visited to assess the progress of the project and to meet farmers of the small holder association under the rain fed system otherwise known as conservation agriculture farmers. The purpose of the farmer association meeting was to hear from the farmers their experiences including success stories and challenges. Apparently all farmers testified the benefits they have derived encountering IWAD. Among the lot include; the good yields they have had from their farms as a result of receiving input loans, training, effective and best farming practices and technical assistance from IWAD’s technical officers.