Access to Finance Boosting Pig Production in Zimbabwe: The Story of Belinda Muchenje

Posted on Tuesday, October 25, 2022

Belinda Muchenje is a pig producer in Goromonzi district in Mashonaland East, Zimbabwe she started the enterprise in 2019 but faced numerous challenges mostly easy access to water for the project. This was compounded by the fact that she is epileptic, she had to hire people to fetch water for her. Through support of the Lloyd's of London she received a matching grant for a solar powered system, on her part she contributed 30% of the total cost.

She is one of the pig producers participating in the VALUE project. Watch the video below: