Resource Title

Harvest for the Future – board game (primary level)


Experience the lives of farmers in the Global South by playing the development education game Harvest for the Future.

Resource Details

  • Author: Trócaire's Development Education Team
  • Publisher: Trócaire
  • Country of Publication: Ireland
  • Year: 2022
  • Page Count: 14
  • Duration: 30 mins


Aim of the game: You are a small farmer in rural Africa. You must purchase, plant, grow,
harvest and sell your crops at the market before the time runs out and the season is over.

This game includes playable cards, action squares and game components and instructions.

The game will last roughly 30 mins.

You Need:

  • Game board
  • 3–6 players
  • Crop Cards
  • Deck of 36 Chance Cards (four sets)
  • Deck of 48 Question Cards
  • Dice
  • Counters (one per player)
  • Timer

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For more, explore the Game Changers initiative and A Brighter Future education materials.