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Farm to Market Alliance – “Small Holder Aggregation Center Model Concept”

      Grantee: The United Nations World Food Program (WFP) Project name: Farm to Market Alliance - “Small Holder Aggregation Center Model Concept” Grant amount: £3,772,760.00 Project start date: 1st December 2015 Project duration: 26 months Countries benefiting: Rwanda, Tanzania and Zambia Description of the organization: WFP is the food aid arm of the [...]

“BEST Beans Project”

      Grantee: Kilimo Trust Project name: “BEST Beans Project” Grant amount: £1,300,242 Project start date: 11th September 2015 Countries benefiting: Kenya; Rwanda; Tanzania; and Uganda Description of the organization: Kilimo Trust is an independent organization working on agriculture for development across the East Africa Community (EAC) Region - in Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, [...]

“Linking smallholder staple food surpluses to regional markets”

    Grantee: Farm Africa (NGO Consortium) Project name: “Linking smallholder staple food surpluses to regional markets” Grant amount: £3,002,040 Project start date: 11th February 2016 Countries benefiting: East Africa Description of the organization: Farm Africa works to reduce poverty permanently by unleashing smallholder farmers’ ability to grow their incomes and manage their natural resources [...]

G-Soko Market Platform – “Development of structured Grain Trade System in Eastern Africa”

      Grantee: The Eastern Africa Grain Council (EAGC) Project name: “Development of structured Grain Trade System in Eastern Africa” Grant amount: Phase 1: £1,300,000; Phase 2: £2,947,509 Project start date: Phase 1: 8th December 2014 (7 months); Phase 2: 1st July 2015 (2 years 6 months) Countries benefiting: Kenya; Tanzania; and Uganda Description of the [...]

“Domestication of Harmonised Seed Trade Regulations in East and Southern Africa”

        Grantee: The Alliance for Commodity Trade in East and Southern Africa (ACTESA) Project name: “Domestication of Harmonised Seed Trade Regulations in East and Southern Africa” Grant amount: £1,200,939 Project start date: 1st December 2014 Project duration: 3 years 3 months Countries benefiting: Zambia, Uganda, Malawi, Kenya, Burundi, Rwanda, and Zimbabwe Description [...]