Value chain : Sago
Makimi is a village with a population of about 530 people located on the coast of Nabire bay. Ethnically and linguistically they are of Melanesian descent.
Fishing, Sago farming & processing, farming.
Road connecting to the main town.
Multiple capacity building training (GAP, Business, Management).
Distributed sago pulp shredding machines.
Government is supportive and communicative with GEG. However, the GEG intervention is small in scope and thus has received support only as needed.
Achievement until 2020
Two previously dormant producer groups have become active.