Agri-Tech Catalyst funding to accelerate the adoption of new AgriFood technologies in Africa

The GCRF AgriFood Africa programme aimed to build collaborations between the UK and Africa supporting sustainable food systems.

Posted on: 05/03/2024

As part of this programme, Rounds 8 and 9 of the Agri-Tech Catalyst funded innovative collaborative projects between the UK and Africa to address challenges in AgriFood systems in Africa. The core focus of these projects was on using industry-academia collaboration to accelerate the pace of development and scale of adoption of AgriFood innovations.

During the programme, the Agri-Tech Catalyst funded a widespread portfolio of 35 projects, covering crops, food, livestock and aquaculture.

You can read more about the projects in Rounds 8 and 9 below.

Get in touch with Joanna Scales if you would like to learn more about these projects and what they achieved.

Round 8 projects

Round 9 projects

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