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To increase opportunities for smallholder farmers by demonstrating the commercial viability of businesses with significant smallholder supply chains and by attracting investment into these businesses
To increase the incomes of over 500,000 poor people in the north of Nigeria through facilitating change in key market sectors. This will benefit over 250,000 women and over 250,000 men by enabling their net incomes to increase by between 15 and 50% by December 2017
CASA TAF will partner with investors to assess and demonstrate how inclusive technical assistance can strengthen the commercial viability and development impact of agribusinesses that source from smallholders.
To improve the food and nutrition security of small holder farmers in 12 districts of Zimbabwe by raising farm productivity through training of farmers and introducing improved agricultural practices; linking farmer groups and commercial markets; providing incomes for poor farmers and constructing productive community infrastructure managed and operated by the community; and promoting bio-fortification and fortification of maize.
A programme delivered in Southern Nigeria and aimed at creating an interface to link agribusinesses and tech entrepreneurs, in order to raise awareness and increase the uptake of technology by agribusinesses, improve the scalability of tech enterprises in the agriculture sector, and increase the pipeline of demand driven and monetizable technology innovations that address specific opportunities or constraints for agribusiness and commercializing farmers.
This programme was designed to address the challenges facing the agricultural sector through the use of technology. In three years, the programme will build a more competitive agricultural sector in the South West, South East, and South South of Nigeria by improving agtech entrepreneurs’ scalability and improving agribusiness adoption of appropriate technologies.