Project Description

Illovo GDA Khula Nathi Grower Development Programme

Building the capacity of individually owned sugarcane growing entities in business compliance in order to enable sustainable sugar businesses.

Key tasks:

  • Identify key barriers to compliance within the commercial grower sector
  • Build understanding of the importance of business compliance and record keeping in support of compliance processes.
  • Build capacity in business management skills necessary for sustainable, profitable businesses.
  • Country: South Africa

  • Location: Noodsberg and Sezela, KwaZulu Natal

Facts / Outcome / Impact

  • Equip sugarcane business owners with understanding of their operational budgets
  • Enable better business decision-making through understanding of legislation requirements and analysis of business information
  • Enhance the long-term sustainability of the agribusinesses

Sugarcane Business owners capacitated


Support staff capacitated


Business Compliance Categories achieved


Compliance milestones measured per delegate


Business Coaching hours delivered