May 24, 2017, 17:04
The Cashew Farmers Association of Portloko is operative around the Cashew Processing Unit (CPU) which was established by the non-profit organization COOPI – Cooperazione Internazionale in 2016 under the program Agriculture for Development (A4D) funded by European Union. Along the A4D program, COOPI established other four CPUs in the district of Bombali and Kambia. Since 2017, the EU funded ProAct a new four-year program that aim to enhance food security in Sierra Leone to strengthen cash crops value chains.
The maiden event was climaxed with donations given by various stakeholders, followed by marvelous exhibitions of cashew products.