Box 1: Map of Kenya showing Meru County
1.3 Meru Goat Breeders Association (MGBA) structure, mission and objectives The structure of the association is constituted through a network spanning from the Groups UnitsDistrictsto Regional Office. The groups further associate into units. Both units and groups are run by elected farmers and ultimately answer to the regional office, although their daily operations are independent. Currently there are 171 groups of about 20 farmers each making up 314 units. A unit is formed by 4 – 6 groups.
Published on Feb 21, 2012