Farm Concern International (FCI)

Countries  Kenya, Malawi, Rwanda, Tanzania
   
Beneficiaries              Poorer communities in Sub-Saharan Africa needing assistance to increase incomes 
   
Project Description  Farm Concern is an Africa-wide Market Development Agency, whose vision is to commercialize smallholder communities with increased incomes for improved, stabilized & sustainable livelihoods in Africa and beyond. They build and implement innovative pro-poor market and business models that catalyze solutions for smallholder commercialization and competitiveness in value networks for household economic growth and community empowerment in the region. http://www.farmconcern.org/ 
   
Scope of Legal Work  Sidley is advising FCI on US and UK charity registration and IP protection. 
   
Team of Lawyers   Jonathan Adams, Mary Critharis, Calamus Huang, C. J. Loos, Elizabeth Massaro