The Three-in-one Partnership, conducted by World Vision along with VisionFund and the Great African Food Company, saw 195 farmers harvest 28,972kg of produce and earn a collective US$18,115, despite inconsistent rainfall which could have destroyed their crops.
Fish farms have been introduced as a new livelihood opportunity; 24 fish ponds are host to more than 50,000 fish that can be bred and sold for income.
As one of the poorest areas in Tanzania, these projects are helping the people of Nyakitonto access new opportunities to increase their household income. As the community work together, it creates a halo effect of economic growth that can benefit the entire region. The end goal is a more prosperous community, where families have the resources to provide a good life for their children.