Implementation phase of the Universities, Business and Research in Agricultural Innovation (UniBRAIN) project
Duration: 01/Jan/2012 - 31/Dec/2015
Locations: Ghana,Kenya,Mali,Uganda,Zambia,Eastern and Southern Africa,West and Central Africa
Project contact: K K Sharma
Donor: Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA)-Ghana
CGIAR Research Program: Grain Legumes,Dryland Cereals
In the Implementation Phase the main objective of UniBRAIN is to establish six pilot agribusiness incubators in Ghana, Kenya, Mali, Uganda and Zambia. ABI-ICRISAT will exploit its knowledge and experience of establishing and running its own agribusiness incubator, as well as in establishing ten other successful agribusiness incubators, to support the UniBRAIN incubators on leadership in business planning, and incubator management, governance and training.