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Workshop on Increasing Cultivation and consumption of Biofortified Crops Through a Partnership-Based Integration System

Grameen Foundation India (GFI), together with Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN), and HarvestPlus hosted a one-day workshop on the “Scaling up Biofortified Crop through System Integration” in Lucknow on Wednesday, 9 November 2022. What was billed as a workshop widened to a lively interactive session in which the participants were government officials, representatives of […]

Grameen Impact Ventures Launches a Ground-Breaking Initiative for Digitalization of Agriculture Value Chains

Grameen Impact Ventures (GIV), in collaboration with MasterCard Technologies, today announced the launch of Grameen Kisan Connect (GKC), a significant initiative toward the digitalization of agriculture value chains in India. Agriculture and allied services account for 18 percent of India’s GDP and over half of all the employment in the country. Yet, the smallholder farmers, […]

HarvestPlus Partners With Grameen Foundation India To Empower Women Through Inclusive Agriculture Approach

HarvestPlus and Grameen Foundation India have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to increase food, nutrition, and livelihoods security through the production, consumption, and marketing of conventionally bred biofortified crops in India. The collaboration will focus on health and nutrition initiatives, along with financial inclusion and agriculture-based livelihoods, to enable vulnerable populations (especially women) to […]