Food security

ARCOS works with different partners to promote sustainable agricultural practices that increase sustainable farming productivity and ecosystem resilience.

ARCOS works with different partners to promote sustainable agricultural practices that increase sustainable farming productivity and ecosystem resilience.

To achieve this, we:

Network: ARCOS establishes and supports mechanisms for Nature Based Community Enterprises (NBCEs) networking and information exchange with more focus on women and indigenous people.

Empower: ARCOS supports community farming institutions in terms of training, market linkage, lessons sharing and competitiveness for sustainable actions. We catalyze and advocate for sustainable agricultural policies and strategies at national and regional level.

Act: ARCOS increases agricultural productivity and income of selected Nature Based Community Enterprises (NBCEs).We also promote sustainable agricultural systems and practices (including agro-forestry and Climate Smart Agriculture) that enhance resilience to climate change.