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International Charitable Fund – Community Wellbeing, with Danone Ukraine

Partnership period: July 2015 – September 2017

Country: Ukraine

ACHIEVEMENTS: During the program partnership, 74 family farms received new equipment and training to increase their milk production and incomes by 40 percent. An additional 935 smallholder dairy farmers used milk cooling tanks, improving product quality and increasing their incomes by 20 percent.

PURPOSE: Improve milk quality.

APPROACH: International Charitable Fund – Community Wellbeing and its partners, including dairy product business Danone, trained family farmers in state-of-the-art milk production, such as the use of improved breeds, cooling tanks, milking machines, and other modern equipment. Danone purchases milk produced by these farmers to create higher-quality milk products.