Promoting small holder access to fungal bio pesticides through Public Private Partnerships in East Africa is a funded project by Bio innovate Africa through ICIPE. The main aim of this Project is to enhance availability, access of potent bio pesticides for smallholder growers for the integrated management of crop pests for food and nutritional security in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania through innovative product development, commercialization and promotion.
Real IPM in collaboration with ICIPE we intends to
- To strengthen Public-private-partnerships (PPPs) for development, production and promotion of bio pesticides in East Africa
- To develop improved bio pesticide formulation and application strategies for enhanced efficacy of potent bio pesticides products
- To optimize bio pesticide mass production and quality control methods at for various scales
- Transfer technology and build capacity on bio pesticide research and use to multi-stakeholders