This page describes the Graduation Approach - a means of sustainably addressing extreme poverty at the household level. The page contains guidance materials and learning documents from Concern's Graduation programming.
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The "Maximizing rural communities’ livelihood options through engagement between non-state actors, government and the private sector" (also known as Farming Together) programme was implemented in Burundi, Ethiopia and Tanzania from 2010 until 2013.
The evaluation found that "We can conclude that the project has made a substantial contribution in all three countries to eradicating extreme poverty and hunger and to improving food security, the overall objective."
Furthermore, the evaluation also concluded: