WHO WE ARE
We are a youth ag-space that heightens creativity, innovation & entrepreneurship while fostering applied research for budding scholars, food scientists & business analysts, as well as catalyze mentorship & apprenticeship for policy implementation
Our mission at AIAR is to bridge the gap between academic research and developmental outcomes in Africa’s agribusiness sector.
Our vision is to increase youth employment by establishing agribusiness product development hubs for transforming agricultural produce to serve the low income consumers
African Inception for Agribusiness Research (AIAR) therefore brings together a unique set of activities and services that integrate agribusiness and social investment strategies that achieve both business and human development advancements. Operationally, AIAR’s comprehensive approach is achieved through:
- Knowledge creation by carrying out agribusiness research for development
- Supporting micro-small and medium sized food enterprises in agribusiness through business development services
- Agribusiness incubation of youth-led businesses through agribusiness bootcamps