HELPING MYANMAR’S SMALL FARMERS SUCCEED
Proximity Designs has been serving Myanmar’s smallholder farmers for the past 16 years. This award-winning social enterprise provides upgraded technology, agronomic training and financial support to help small farmers become more productive and earn higher incomes. Proximity Designs aims to help lift 800,000 farming families – almost 3.5 million women, men and children – out of poverty by 2024.
Proximity Designs designs and delivers farm technology including irrigation technologies, advisory services and finance support to farming families. These services help maximise productivity, crop yields and incomes in an environmentally sustainable way.
Proximity Designs is creating a nationwide platform that will provide essential products and services to small farmers.
adopted Proximity’s irrigation products from 2018-2020
served per year by Proximity
NET ANNUAL GAIN
in income per farmer
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