BEST-EAC in the News
Exports to propel Uganda to middle income status in 2020
BEANS MARKET BRIEFS (BMB)
WaLETS dissemination workshop in Burundi
WaLETS dissemination workshop in Uganda
KT participation to the Export Week organized by Uganda Export Promotion Board
Establishing Uganda’s platform of champions for regional trade in the EAC
Rwanda’s platform of champions for regional trade in the EAC established
Establishing Rwanda’s platform of champions for regional trade in the EAC
A case of institutions linking farmers to ready markets
KILIMO TRUST TRIGGERING UGANDA GOVERNMENT ENGAGEMENT TO MOVE TO A MIDDLE INCOME COUNTRY:
Ruhunde farmers graduate to produce Grade 1 certified seed for Harvest Plus from the market opportunity presented by BEST -EAC project
Kilimo Trust Is Investing In Making Her Staff Highly Competent With “T” Shaped Skills In Order To Deliver Results And Solutions Beyond Expectation Of Clients
KT stages a stand at the “Nane Nane” Farmers Week
Towards WaLETS Completion by Preparing Research Results Dissemination to Next Users
4th Course of Kilimo Biashara Training Program "Tapping into Regional Markets of Food Staples"
Kick Start On Walets Results Dissemination
Using Social Media to Improve Beans Production and Trade in the EAC
Formalization and Launching of the Makueni Beans Consortium
Enhancing Capacity of Producers on Business Skills and Post-harvest Handling Through the BEST-EAC Project
The Calories and Household Incomes from Potato Subsector (CHIPS) Project Launched
Agribusiness is Cool in Profitable Value Chains
MPA News Article for April 2016
Water, Land, Ecosystems and Trade in Staples (WaLETS) Technical Validation Workshop conducted from 29th February to 4th March 2016 in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
Nakuru beans consortium launched as partners formalize relationship in an MOU signing ceremony
Jubilation as first beans consortia is launched in Kenya
The First beans supplies under BEST EAC Phase 1 recorded in Rwanda
The CEO of Kilimo Trust (KT) meets with county governments in Kenya for partnerships
Crossing the Rufiji The CEO of KT launches a drive to uplift perhaps the most marginalized farmers in Tanzania
The Trustees of KT Applaud the Change Kilimo Trust is Delivering
Increasing Market Opportunities for IFAD targeted Farmers
Launch of the Regional Trade Partnerships Platform 20-21 jan 2016
Kilimo Biashara Launches its Inaugural course at silver springs hotel Kampala. 22nd -26th June 201
Kilimo Biashara Launches its Inaugural course at silver springs hotel Kampala. 22nd -26th June 2015
Kilimo Trust and Partners Launch Water,Land and Ecosystems and Trade in Staples(WaLets) Project in Kampala Uganda
Farmers of Namabeya Group in Gomba District,Uganda sell Beans Seed worth UGX 60,000,000 after Adopting Better Post-Harvest Management Practices.
Rice Millers in Tanzania Receive US$ 449,661 in Matched Funding Under the Cluster Model of CARI Project
Farmers Reap BIG in Rwanda from an All-Partner-Friendly Value Chain Financing Model under BEST-EAC implemented by Kilimo Trust.
International Water Management Institue of the CGIAR approves a two year project led by Kilimo Trust.
Directory of Value Chain Actors in Cross Border Trade In EAC Lauched.
IFAD Approves 'Regional East African Community Trade in Staples'(REACTS) Project
At the AGRF 2014, the President of IFAD Leads a Call for More Focus at Building Commercially Viable Enterprises of Smallholder Farmers.
Increased Efficiency will Enable Locally Produced Rice to Compete with Cheap Imports.
CTA Approves an Eight Month Project on "Development of Training of Trainers' Manuel" for Promotion of Agricultural Value Chains in the ACP countries.
Efficiency and Competitiveness in Agricultural Value Chains are Key tools for Managing Risks Limiting Agri-Financing. This was the key message from delegates who attended the session on “risk management tools for agri-finance” organized by Kilimo Trust and CTA, during the International Conference on “Revolutionising Finance for Agri-Value Chains”, held in Nairobi from 14 to 17 July 2014. With over 200 delegates, the session was among the most attended at the conference which run on a model of parallel sessions.
Farmers Access Improved Bean Seed in Bulk, For The First Time.