Tuesday
August 9
2016

Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa announces over $800,000 grant to Esoko Ghana for agriculture

The Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA), has announced an $867,788 grant to Esoko Ghana for the implementation of MasterCard Foundation project to boost agro input supply for smallholder farmers.

The 36-month project is expected to support the deployment of an innovative technology solution called: “Fasiba,” which aimed at helping more than 80,000 smallholder farmers to overcome challenges associated with access to affordable and quality inputs to increase productivity and incomes.

The initiative is part of the MasterCard Foundation Financial Inclusion for Smallholder Farmers in Africa Project (FISFAP), managed by AGRA.

Source: Ghana Business News (link opens in a new window)

Categories
Agriculture
Tags
agribusiness, agriculture, smallholder farmers