The National Association of Small Farmers (ANAP) is a national social organisation with hundred thousands of members, including women and men from agriculture cooperatives. Several members have in recent years been awarded state land. ANAP defends farmers’ economic and social interests in regards to the state, and has been a pioneer in introducing sustainable agriculture to Cuba. ANAP has gradually introduced a strategy for equality on national and local level. NPA has cooperated with the organization since 1994 and contributed to organizational strengthening of ANAP.