PREMIUM PROJECTS

SUKAMBIZI ASSOCIATION TRUST OVERVIEW OF SOME OF THE FAIRTRADE FUNDED PREMIUM PROJECTS

Summary of Fairtrade Premium spending:

Education:

New school buildings to increase capacity

School desks to improve classrooms

Teacher’s houses to attract qualified staff

 

Health clinic

Napimba maternity wing (co-funded with Lujeri)

 

Piped drinking water

35km gravity pipeline from the mountain to 12 villages

 

Transport and roads

Road access to the Mbiya block – new  Ruo bridge

New bridges and repairs and replacement

 

Mosquito nets

One net per family

 

Income support

1 bag of NPK fertilizer for each grower (75% funded)

Maize revolving fund, 1 bag per farmer allocation

 

Sukesa Nursery

Propagating new tea seedlings for sale to farmers

 

Bursaries and Financial hardship

200 fully funded secondary school places

Blankets for elderly village residents – 10 per block

Where we work

OUR CONTACTS

Physical Address:

Lujeri Tea Estates

Mulanje

Malawi

 

t: +265 994287951/+265 888517629

e: arlc@lujeri.com

 

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ABOUT SUKAMBIZI ASSOCIATION

The Sukambizi Association Trust (SAT) was established in the year 2000 and was registered in 2003 under the Malawi Companies Act (No. 19 of 1984), however it was converted into a Trust on 16th August 2008. The organization is composed of smallholder tea producers with an average field size of 0.3 hectares.

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