What we do
Our projects aims to support the actors in the rice value chain in a holisitic manner. On the following page you can read insightful stories and reports, highlighting our continuing work on technology and innovation, gender, our partner cooperation, our impact and efforts to make climate friendly rice a reality. You can also read about the various events and happenings that have taken place through the CARI project.
Collaboration and partnership for working towards rice self-sufficiency in West Africa
Low yields, weak processing and poor value chain linkages characterize the rice value chain in Africa. The above are obstacles that need to be overcome, to lessen import dependency and to support multiple African countries in becoming self-sufficient.
CARI's model has gained much interest internationally. Read what renowned media outlets report about CARI in French, Spanisch and German.
Cooperation, Impact, Technology & Innovation
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Enjoy a descriptive and informative video on CARI's work in Nigeria
7th Stakeholder Conference in the rice sector
An important meeting of stakeholders in the rice sector opened on Wednesday, November 9, 2016, in Ouagadougou under the chairmanship of the representative of the Minister of Agriculture and Water Development, Moussa Maïga.