Promoting sustainable agricultural practices in Burkina Faso


Summary :

UBTEC / Naam offers financial and non-financial products and services adapted to the needs of the populations on the national territory, primarily to the rural sector in order to contribute to their economic and social well-being. UBTEC’s headquarters are located in Ouahigouya and much of its activity is located in the Sahelian zone, in the northern region of Burkina Faso. UBTEC has more than 225,000 members spread across 5 regions of Burkina Faso.

Since 2016, UBTEC has been working with SIDI (another member of INAISE) to establish a better knowledge and promote sustainable agricultural or agroecological practices.

UBTEC intervenes by financing profitable agroecological farming practices and by participating in the dissemination of the most up-to-date knowledge on useful investments, enrichment of good farming practices through particular monitoring of agroecological crops and by setting up training courses and exchanging experiences upstream and downstream of its credit activity.


Sources :

RIPESS Intercontinental