Prisca Kajila

Prisca Kajila – Mushroom cultivation by WLHIV

Date grant awarded: 08/09/2017

“CHIDA Women’s Group” is affiliated with the Community Health Issues and Development Association (CHIDA), a Tanzanian officially registered NGO. The group, under the leadership of Mrs Prisca Aloyce Kajila, is implementing a project reaching 25 women living with HIV who face acute malnutrition, food insecurity and poverty. The project is being implemented to alleviate the problems faced by these women by teaching them modern techniques of indoor mushroom cultivation for household use and commercial. The project is a three month intensive practical training on mushroom cultivation, harvesting, financial management and marketing.