Ghanaveg Programme announces new calls for proposals
GhanaVeg has announed its new calls for proposals for the Business Opportunities Fund (BO) and Research and Development Innovation Fund (R&D). The Calls are collectively aimed at supporting a sector-wide development of Ghana’s vegetable sector. The themes being considered under BO are Protected Horticulture, Vegetable Value Chain Integration and Innovative Irrigation. Deadline for submission of applications is 1 March 2015.
The BO-themes would be co-funded to a maximum of € 50,000, with a private sector contribution (in kind or cash) of an equivalent amount.
Input Supply is the theme being considered under R&D where private sector-led innovative activities will be co-financed to a maximum of € 25,000.
GhanaVeg is an initiative of The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in line with efforts towards prioritizing commercial agriculture in its 4-years Multi-Annual Strategic Plan (2014-2017).