We Are AGRISS
Agriculture Improvement Support Services (AGRISS) is a registered NGO in Kenya founded in 2015 based in Rodi Kopany, Homabay County. Its operational area spans in six counties of Homabay, Migori, Kisumu, Siaya, Busia and Vihiga.
Our objective is to improve the health and Nutrition of HIV affected and at risk populations through sustainable agricultural practices. We reach out to communities with practical trainings on nutrition sensitive sustainable agriculture. Currently the we have 12 FFS in Homabay and have worked with over 30 groups in Migori County (Rongo, Awendo and Uriri Sub- Counties). We work with community based field facilitators to reach out to the groups.
Meet the Board Members
George Otieno CottinaBOARD CHAIRMAN
Home economist and MA in PPM. Currently a freelance consultant in Project Planning and management in several organizations in Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania and south Asian especially on institutional capacity building. Previously was coordinating Projects with organizations including German Agro Action, Pact Kenya.
Daniel Gor NyambokBOARD SECRETARY
An agronomist who also holds Masters in Project Planning and Management. Has experience in project management which spans for over 10 years. He has been involved in community development work with a focus on food security; livelihood systems, Project Management, Monitoring and Evaluation.
We offer training programs to equip farmers with knowledge and skills on sustainable agriculture practices, farming as a business, nutrition and gardening.
We hope to achieve the following:
To Improve sustainable agriculture practices
To Improve household food security situation
To Improve the household nutrition status
We partner with various like minded organizations to help us achieve
our goals and objectives within the communities in which we work