Accelerating inclusive green growth through agri-based digital innovation in West Africa (AGriDI)
Purpose of the call
Date of issue: April 22, 2021 Closing Date: June 30,2021
To strengthen innovation systems and foster adoption of agri- based digital technologies in West Africa.
Benin, Burkina Faso, Cabo Verde, Côte d'Ivoire, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, and Togo.
Universities, research institutes, legally incorporated small and medium enterprises and farmer cooperatives, innovation support organisations (i.e tech hubs, innovation labs, university technology transfer offices), Government ministries, departments, and agencies responsible for Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) and Science, Technology, and Innovation (STI), Community Based Organisations (CBOs), Civil Society groups and related entities in the eligible countries.
Grant budget per project Period of grant Submission deadline
Expected date of publication of award decision
1. Grants for co-development and adaptation of digital innovative solutions to enhance agricultural productivity. 2. Grants for digital innovative solutions to establish market
linkages for farmers’ produce. 3. Grants for development of policies to support digital
innovation. EUR 150,000 - 300,000
Up to 2 years from date of award June 30, 2021 September 10, 2021