The Daliguepa community, in the department of Gagnoa, has a population of 2990.
ICI has worked with the community since November 2015.
- A women’s group has been set up in Daliguepa. ICI has donated a grater and two cassava presses to the women’s group so that they can produce cassava paste from their crops.
- A Community Child Protection Committee (CCPC) has been formed and trained in awareness raising techniques. The CCPC conducts community outreach to educate on the worst forms of child labour.
- A Community Service Group (CSG) has been formed in this community. The CSG is trained and equipped by ICI and works with farmers for a fee. By providing an affordable source of labour to cocoa farmers, the CSG helps to reduce the reliance upon children as a source of labour.
- ICI has donated 75 benches to the local primary school.