Social Partnership- Water for Kisesini Community

Social Partnership- Water for Kisesini Community

A big day! Yes it was!! 19th Sep.2019 It was a great day for the Kisesini community and the local institutions. Commissioning a 160 meter borehole funded by Ronnie Letten through Epiroc and implemented in collaboration with We Effect and their partner Machakos Cooperative union. The ocassion was graced by His Excellency the Machakos County

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Diversification project at LECOM

Diversification project at LECOM

In the endeavor of LECOM to generate more of its income it has diversified to  green house farming, a project as seen in the pictures above, has proved to be very viable. The same project is intended to be a demonstration plot for the affiliate societies  to copy as an alternative income generating activity for

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Nairobi Coffee Exchange Comes to Machakos!!!

Nairobi Coffee Exchange Comes to Machakos!!!

Good News to our coffee farmers in Machakos!!! You can now watch the Nairobi Coffee exchange live from Machakos!! Courtesy of the Nairobi Coffee exchange in collaboration with Machakos Cooperative Union, a big screen has been mounted at the MCU boardroom where coffee auction activities can be viewed. This will go along way to saving

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COFFEE ROASTER FOR MACHAKOS

COFFEE ROASTER FOR MACHAKOS

    Machakos Co-operative union has acquired a coffee roaster thanks to partnership with Fairtrade Africa and Weeffect.  This is in line with the Unions strategic plan and is geared to value addition. It is envisaged that the new plant will roaster coffee under the Lower Eastern Coffee mill( LECOM) both for local consumption and

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We Effect

We Effect

We Effect We Effect – formerly Swedish Cooperative Centre – is a key partner with the MCU. We Effect is a development cooperation organization whose objective is to contribute to reduced poverty levels and injustices among small scale male and female farmers of affiliate organizations Coffee Productivity and Marketing Enhancement (CPME) Project Machakos Cooperative Union

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