Mdukatshani, established in 1975 is a non-profit, Non Governmental Organisation (NGO) based in Weenen/Msinga area of KwaZulu-Natal, a province of South Africa.
The Goat Agribusiness Project
Mdukatshani has set up a Goat Agribusiness pilot Project across the poorest rural municipalities in Kwazulu-Natal
In a four way partnership with the provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development and the National Department of Rural Development and Land Reform.
Homestead chicken vaccination, and productivity support
A Chicken Vaccination and Productivity program that supports learning and production improvement among household chicken farmers in over 3000 homes in the Weenen/Msinga area. This improves food security in these homes and supplements incomes through local sales of these chickens.
Animal Health Promotion Club
The Craft Project-African Beads and Metalwork
A craft project supporting 150 crafters and artists who work with beads, grass and metal to create products for national and international markets.
A celebratory publication A book to celebrate 50 years of the Bead project has been published. Click on the image on the right to download the .pdf version of this.
If you would like to order a copy of the book please click on the link below for different ways to purchase a hard copy. https://mdukatshanijewelry.com/
Research and publications
Research and publications MRDP has been involved with.
Thanks to our funders, sponsors, supporters and peer organisations.