COOPERATION FOR WOMEN’S ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
|Cooperation for Women’s Economic Development (CWED) is a community development project funded by Finn Church Aid (FCA) and implemented by LIFE WITH DIGNITY (LWD).|
|2. Timeframe and Budget|
|Timeframe: 3 Years (2015 – 2017)
Total budget: USD 244,100
|3. Goal, Objectives, Approach|
Enhanced social and economic development status of women in agriculture cooperatives through women’s empowerment and entrepreneurship development.
Enabled business environment for supporting development of WAC groups.
Improved business capacity of women in running micro and small business.
Developed project staff capacity in providing business coach & mentoring to WACs.
LWD applies its current rights-based approach to achieve the goal of the project.
|4. Current Achievements|
|Major achievements of the project include the following:
|5. Expected Outputs|
|6. Target Groups|
|The target groups includes families facing financial difficulties, and women with the ability for leadership as WACs, in one of our four target areas.|
|7. Target Areas|
|Work has been done in four provinces thus far: Bavel district of Battamang; Phnom Kravahn of Pursat province; Tuek Phos of Kampong Chhnang province; Aoral, Thpong and Phnom Sruoch districts of Kampong Spue province.|