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About Siyavuna

Siyavuna is a non-profit organization that reduces poverty in rural South Africa in the Ugu District of KwaZulu-Natal where 72 percent of the poor live in rural areas.

 It is estimated that 5.3 million people in the province are living in poverty...

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Our strategy

Our strategy is focused on our vision of empowering rural organic farmers. We work with community stakeholders to identify the poorest communities and request permission from local chiefs to work in their communities.

 Once this has been done, our first task is to run community information meetings and recruit people to volunteer as the future leadership of the Farmers Association in that area as well as people who would be interested in being trained.....

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