Call for Concepts – for Women Oriented Projects


The competitive African Rice Initiative is happy to announce its special call for concepts for women oriented projects under the CARI Matching Grant Fund (MGF). This time around, concept notes are welcome from Ghana and Nigeria.

Eligible parties can come from the public sector and should have a strong interest in promoting the economic empowerment of women by:

  1. Introducing innovations (technical and technological) in economic activities undertaken by women
  2. Training women in business skills specific to their economic activities
  3. Improving knowledge of markets and linkages to buyers
  4. Providing training on financial literacy and nutrition to secure benefits for the household from improved women´s incomes

For more information on eligibility, concept note submission and contact details please go to:

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