Institution

Africa Cooperative Action Trust Lilima Swaziland

Acronym/Acronyme : ACAT
Description : Africa Cooperative Action Trust (ACAT) Lilima Swaziland is a national NGO established in 1982. It is into rural development mainly agriculture. It renders services in 1) agriculture – food security, 2) training and capacity building, 3) enterprise development – for self employment creation, 4) promotion of rural microfinance through formation of savings and Credit Associations, and 5) HIV awareness creation. ACAT has 12 members of Board of Trustees – National Director, a 5 member management team and about 30 staff members. ACAT has partnerships with the University of Swaziland, Malkerns Research Station, SNYC and LDS. ACAT learnt from these partnerships that agriculture development and productivity is best informed by research. Information sharing is key. ACAT feels the PAEPARD project is relevant as it seeks to promote and develop partnerships to support the development of Africa.

Physical address/Adresse physique

Street/Rue : Supply Center Building
Street/Rue : Office # 3 C
Town/Ville : Mbabane
Country/Pays : Swaziland
Phone/Téléphone : 268 404 4738

Postal address/Adresse postale

Street/Rue : P.O.Box 283
Town/Ville : Mbabane
Country/Pays : Swaziland

Responsible/Responsable

Details for Head of Institution/Détail responsable
Details for Contact Person/Personne à contacter
Name/Nom : Mr Enock M Dlamini, National Director

Institution detail and legal status/Detail institution et statut légal

Year of establishment/Année de creation : 1982

Domains

Mandat : National
ARD Themes/RDA Themes : Plant production/Production végétale, Animal production/Production animale, Environment/Environnement, Farming systems/Systèmes agricoles, Food technology & human nutrition/Technologie alimentaire et nutrition humaine
Activities / Activités : Training/Formation, Research/Recherche