GOAL: Improving the wealth of the targeted communities through development of SME, employment, and income generation opportunities
“Sustainable Development through Income Generation Projects”
One of the goals of “Good Neighbors” is to improve the well-being of the target communities through the development of small and medium-sized businesses, employment and expansion of opportunities for generating additional income. As part of income generation projects, “Good Neighbors” implemented group projects, in the target communities of Dushanbe, Shartuz, Rudaki, Vahdat and Rasht regions in the following directions.
▸ Livestock breeding
▸ Sewing groups
▸ Poultry farming
▸ Fish farming
▸ Agrarian groups (cultivating of new lands)
▸ Construction group
▸ Confectionery group
From 2016 to 2018, over three years, 181 income-generating groups were organized, covering 1,653 people, of whom 60% are women and 40% men. The total amount of accumulated investments for these groups amounted to 5.125.241 million somoni.