IF Project

Strengthening Agricultural Knowledge & Innovation Ecosystem for Inclusive Rural Transformation & Livelihoods in Eastern Africa (AIRTEA)

Project duration

48 Months

Start 01/02/20 End 31/01/25


Kenya, Rwanda, Uganda


Antwi Kwaku


  • Innovation Fund
  • R&I
  • Youth/women
  • Digitalisation
  • Food and Natural Resources

To contribute to achieving sustainable agrarian livelihoods and rural transformation by fostering inclusive innovation environment.







Project coordinator

Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA)- Ghana

Project partners

Association for Strengthening Agricultural Research in Eastern and Central Africa (ASARECA)- Uganda

East Africa Farmers Federation (EAFF)- Kenya

Third grantees

Cooperatives Alliance of Kenya, Kenya

Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT), Kenya

Koppert Biological Systems (KBS), Kenya

University of Nairobi (UoN), Kenya

Rwanda Agriculture and Animal Resources Development Board (RAB), Rwanda

Seed Potato Fund Joint Ventures Ltd (SPF), Rwanda

Youth Engagement in Agriculture Network (YEAN), Rwanda

Abi Zonal Agricultural Research and Development Institute (Abi), Uganda

Africa Forum for Agricultural Advisory Services (AFAAS), Uganda

AGRENES (Agriculture, Environment, and Ecosystems) Limited, Uganda

Uganda Christian University (UCU), Uganda