Community Sustainable Development Empowerment Programme

Unverified non-profit organisation

The Community Sustainable Development Empowerment Programme (COSDEP) is a Kenyan NGO. The organisation began as a training programme for farmers in the Kiambu district, and now covers the entire central region of the country.
COSDEP promotes sustainable development initiatives among the poor small scale farmers through participatory and innovative practices and the development of organic farming methods using locally available materials to improve the soil and thus the standard of living of the farmers involved in the programme.


Year established


Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

Less than 500,000

Participant in relevant networks

Participatory Ecological Land Use Management (PELUM); Kenya Organic Agriculture Network;

Further information

About this organisation

Partnership types

Standards and guidelines development; Project funding

Regions / countries / territories

Africa: Kenya

Global issues

Agriculture, aquaculture and forestry; Environment and climate change