Advocacy Coalition for Sustainable Agriculture (ACSA)

Kampala, Uganda
Joined November 2021

To Empower civil society organizations working with small holder farmers to advocate for favourable agrarian Policy environment for sustainable communities. Advocacy, research & capacity

Presence in: Germany
Focus: Gender-based violence, Livelihoods, Policy Advocacy, Women's Rights

Thematic areas: Advocacy and Lobbying, Research and documentation, Capacity building of member Organisations, Capacity building of ACSA secretariat, Networking and partnership Building, which are undertaken under the overall Goal of : “Relevant agriculture policies and services for Small Holder Farmers(SHFs) are implemented to foster profitable sustainable agriculture enterprises”

ACSA has membership is located in the following districts; Arua, Buikwe, Kabale, Kalangala, Kampala,  Kanungu,  Kasanda,  Kiboga,  Kyankwanzi,  Luwero,  Lwengo,  Madi-Okollo,  Maracha, Masaka, Mayuge, Mityana, Mpigi, Mubende, Mukono, Rubanda, Nebbi, Rukiga and Wakiso.

In order to achieve this goal ACSA has the following strategic objectives;

  1. ACSA Member Organizations (MOs) and smallholder farmers influence the agrarian policy and budgeting processes at local and National level
  2. ACSA Member Organizations (MOs) have improved their capacity to access, generate and disseminate research and farmer based innovation for evidence based advocacy at local and national level
  3. Strategic Partnership and coordination is fostered among ACSA member organizations and other stakeholders for collective action towards improved service delivery by smallholder farmers are enhanced at local and national level.
  4. ACSA member organizations have enhanced their capacity to support smallholder farmers towards improved access to reliable and profitable markets
  5. ACSA secretariat is providing effective services to the member organizations(MOs)