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Fact Sheets: ICT boosts services for coffee farmers in Kenya

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Lutheran World Relief (LWR) has partnered with BUCCODEG, a consortium of six coffee cooperatives in Western Kenya, to use an information and communication technology (ICT) approach to improve services. The approach has enhanced the effectiveness of their extension system, improved sales transaction documentation, and overall, increased accountability, transparency and trust among their members. As a result, farmers have become more active in the cooperatives, improved coffee growing and processing practices, and accessed previously unused financial services.

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