SUCCESS Alliance in Indonesia

Developing public-private partnerships to increase cocoa farmers' incomes.

SUCCESS Alliance in Indonesia

The SUCCESS Alliance (Sustainable Cocoa Enterprise Solutions for Smallholders) is a partnership between public, private, and nonprofit organizations. The alliance was implemented by ACDI/VOCA with funding and support from the from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), the World Cocoa Foundation (WCF), and other international and local industry partners, including Mars Inc. In Indonesia, the alliance primarily focused on a participatory approach and farmer-led research, as well as farmer organization development.

The SUCCESS alliance in Indonesia aimed to improve the quantity and quality of smallholder-grown cocoa and maintain a regular source of income for cocoa farmers in the main cocoa regions of Indonesia through the adoption of good crop husbandry methods and effective integrated pest management practices. The alliance trained over 30,000 small-holders in Sulawesi, West Papua, Bali and North Sumatra


  • United States Agency for International Development (USAID)

    Funding Agencies
    United States | Staff size: Unknown

    USAID is the lead U.S. Government agency that works to end extreme global poverty and enable resilient, democratic societies to realize their potential.

    U.S. foreign assistance has...

  • United States Department of Agriculture - Foreign Agricultural Service (USDA - FAS)

    Funding Agencies
    United States | Staff size: 251-500

    The Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) links U.S. agriculture to the world to enhance export opportunities and global food security.

    In addition to its Washington, D.C. staff, FAS...


    Implementing NGO, Advocacy NGO
    United States | Staff size: 1001-5000

    ACDI/VOCA is an economic development organization that fosters broad-based economic growth, raises living standards, and creates vibrant communities. Based in Washington, D.C., ACDI/VOCA has...

  • World Cocoa Foundation (WCF)

    United States | Staff size: 26-50

    The World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) is an international membership organization that promotes sustainability in the cocoa sector by providing cocoa farmers with the support they need to grow more...

  • Mars, Inc.

    Goods Supplier
    United States | Staff size: 10,000+

    Mars, Incorporated is an American global manufacturer of confectionery, pet food, and other food products. The company is headquartered in McLean, Virginia, USA. The...

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Key Information

  • Start Date 2000
  • End Date 2008