WOMEN FARMERS ADVANCEMENT NETWORK

(WOFAN)

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NEW

JOB OPPORTUNITY:

WOFAN has commenced implementation of the ICON of Hope Project. The main objective of the two-year project is to build resilience of 30,000 smallholder male and female farmers and processors, including those affected by COVID-19 pandemic, in Kano, Jigawa and Kaduna states as well as the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

For Eligibility and Method of Application, Click here. Please if you qualify, kindly send your CV to info@wofan.org , indicating your zone of preference and the position you are applying for.

Or you can apply online here:

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OPPORTUNITY

Apply for:-

a) Gender & Development Specialist, Location : Kano 

b) ICON/Project Manager, location: Abuja

c) Training & Credit Officer, Location: Kano 

d) M&E & Linkages Specialist, location: Kano 

e) Behavior Change Communication (BCC), ICT &Youth Advisor, Abuja 

f) Account & Logistics Officer, location: Kaduna

g) State Team Lead (4 Positions), Kano, Jigawa, Kaduna and FCT 

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Our Story
Who are we?

Women Farmers Advancement Network (WOFAN) was established in June 1993 and incorporated with the Kano state Government as a community Development Association in 1995 and later and later registered with the corporate affairs commission in 2007 with its headquarters in Kano…

Our Story

Why Choose Us?

WOFAN strides in making a difference in pushing a people and community owned partnership and collaboration with all arms of governments, the private sector, NGOs, traditional and community structures as well as donor agencies. This extra effort is expected to bring additional complementary strength and shared responsibilities in supporting the common goals of the less privileged, disadvantaged and the voiceless thereby assisting  them scale up their enterprise skills and become managers of their own development.
Presently, WOFAN has 4,500 clusters of women, men and youth groups of 30 members per group across 7 Northern States of Nigeria.

News & Updates

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Musawa LGA farmers moobilsed to explore large scale rice production

WOFAN in an effort to ensure household food security partnered with CANDEL an agro-imput supplier, to...
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WOFAN & IITA-Kano collaborate to disseminate improved variety

WOFAN & IITA-Kano collaborate to disseminate improved variety cowpea and soyabeans among rural...
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WOFAN & CANDEL Introduce R-Box to Rice Farmers in Djiratawa Community of Maradi, Niger Republic

R-Box is a conservation tillage rice production technology pack that was researched and developed by the...
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Indigenous and sustainable approaches are needed for farmers to cope with challenges of climatic change

With the present context of climate change already affecting rural farmers mostly in the aspect of production...
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Media, stakeholder’s meeting on sustainable agriculture

Kano citizens assured of agric, water, sanitation boost soon - Amina Shekarau WIFE of Kano state governor...
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IDRC highlights adaptation at Conférence de Montréal

Montreal, June 10, 2008 - Salamatu Garba, Coordinator of the Women Farmers Advancement Network in...
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WOFAN and ICRISAT Kick start a 2 year joint project on Improved Agricultural Value chain system..

WOFAN (Women Farmers Advancement Network) and ICRISAT (International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid...
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WOFAN/ ICRISAT JOINT GROUNDNUT VALUE CHAIN PROJECT has scaled women farmers to Managers of their own businesses

Women Farmers Advancement Network (WOFAN) was established in 1993 as a non-religious, non-political...
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WOFAN supports 1000 parents and Caregivers of 4000 Orphans in GWARZO LGA of Kano state

WOFAN/ STEER project and ICRISAT supported 1000 Orphans caregivers with agricultural input and fertilizer to...
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ICRISAT-WOFAN groundnut scale up project gets Media Backing in 5 States of Northern Nigeria

The ICRISAT-WOFAN Groundnut Scale-up Project, a 5 year project focusing on improved groundnut
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WOFAN supports ICRISAT in the campaign against afflatoxin infection in crops and humans

ICRISAT ups Campaign on Dangers of Aflatoxin in Groundnut and other Crops as WOFAN pledges to join...
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GEF, UNDP and WOFAN Project to Promote Sustainable Management, Resilience of Ecosystems

The sustainable management and resilience of ecosystems is very important in all human activities, as a
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Women Farmers in Kano, Champion Community Inputs Revolving Scheme to boost Rice Production and local consumption

Women groups trained and strengthened on improved agricultural practices and parboiling to enhance Rice and...
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Distribution of the 3rd revolving fertilizer and input loan scheme Supported by WOFAN/CARI

Distribution of the 3rd revolving fertilizer and input loan scheme Supported by WOFAN/CARI for 3rd farm...
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WOFAN Commits to Nigeria’s Zero Hunger Initiative

WOFAN is now a member of the Nigeria Zero Hunger Initiative, with a firm commitment to working with relevant ...
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WOFAN/CARI Project: Good Days as Rice Farmers See Bumper Harvest

For rice farmers trained and supported by the WOFAN/ CARI project, good days are here again. This is...
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WOFAN graduates farmers on Business and Agro Processing

WOFAN TEAM successfully completed the graduation Training model on farmers business school and agro...
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Training target groups

Training its target groups across a wide range of matters, including leadership development, Advocacy, business management.

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Building Synergies

Building synergies across agriculture value chain, food processing, improved family nutrition, food preservation.

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Education and awareness

Educating people on the importance of water and soil conservation, sustainable environment & climate change adaptation, improved agricultural technology & livelihood and health awareness.

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