Marshal Papworth Short Course – Harper Adams University – 2019
Talato is a Production Manager for URBAPK/COS, this is a union group of rural women working in almonds and shea butter based in west-central Burkina Faso. There are 1,418 women-only members in the union. She attended the ESCO-IGES college in 2012–2014. Qualification – Higher Technician Diploma in Business Administration and Accounting.
Talato is the intermediary between the women who supply the raw materials and the union. Her roles and responsibilities are:
On returning home Talato hopes her training will allow her to better organize her work in production and allow her to train more than 2,000 women who she works with in agriculture. She also hopes to learn new skills in climate change that will be used to enable the structure to cope with the social and climate changes taking place in her environment.