Who we are

The LAND Project is a partnership between the Department of Community and Environmental Sociology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison;  Kidlinks World, a non-profit organization focused on empowering youth through agriculture and health projects; and the Fort Cox Agriculture and Forestry…

What is the LAND Project?

Improving health, tackling economic challenges, and managing natural resources are all important aspects of agroecological development that are tightly interlinked. The Livelihood, Agroecology, Nutrition, and Development (LAND) Project is committed to addressing these challenges using a holistic, participatory approach to…

Our Goals and Approach

Our five goals are to:  support sustainable livelihoods for smallholder farmers and their communities in southern Africa; integrate health and nutrition with improved agricultural practices; enhance ecosystem services, including habitat, water quality, erosion control, and carbon sequestration; build social capacity…