• Project Name


  • Funded by

    French Embassy

  • Status


  • Implementation Period

    2021 - 2022

Piloting the Resilient Livelihood Innovations through Agro-ecological Practices (PReLIAP) in Mbire District

BHT Focus

  • Climate Change, Food Insecurity – production of high protein food (Fish, Pork & Plant Protein – beans, peas) and nutrition garden (organic vegetables) using local inputs. 
  • Human Wildlife Conflict – reducing crocodile attacks on humans and livestock along Manyame River.
  • Unaffordable Stockfeed – Community based feed formulation for livestock using local available resources and fodder production (legumes and cereals). 
  • Soil Infertility – Natural soil improvement techniques using biochar, fortified with organic manure from the piggery and wastewater from fish pond. (Reduced use of synthetic fertilizers). 
  • Limited Household Income – Business development model – commercialization of farm produce (vegetables, fish and pigs; beekeeping) and livestock feed. Local value chain (from production to post harvest storage and market intelligence).