To reduce human hunger and poverty while saving wildlife ecosystems.
WHERE THEY WORK
COMACO provides farming extension services to local farmers, and purchases their crops at a premium to discourage poaching in the Luangwa valley in Zambia. COMACO covers approximately 80,000 sq.km in land area. It also operates a food processing company, "Its Wild" to produce high quality premium products for sale in local super markets.
US$9.1 million FY17 (Mar-17).
DELIVERED TO DATE
Over 1,400 poachers have abandoned hunting, 80,000 snares given up and 2,200 firearms surrendered.
Improve food security and conserve bio diversity.
Become a leading food brand in Southern Africa with 10 million consumers supporting conservation from product sales.
OUR INVESTMENT SO FAR
US$650,000 in unrestricted grants.