Quedusizi Besters Project - Agri SAAgri SA

Jozini Agricultural Development Project

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Started by
Eighteen formerly disadvantaged workers at the Wamakersvallei Winery

Beneficiaries
87 people, including dependents

Where
Wellington

Why was it started?
To empower farm workers

How was it done?
The Phambili Trust is an ‘asset-owning’ business responsible for winemaking. All profits from their activities are distributed amongst the workers and their families, including long-term investments in housing, education and training, as well as future business development projects.

Social and Economic Implications
Profits from the trusts activitiesare distributed amongst workers, increasing income