AgriProFocus & ICCO Cooperation

While the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands financed the FSRE Innovation Fund program, ICCO Cooperation took the fund management role on behalf of AgriProFocus, which in parallel has organized learning events and conducted coaching visits to the innovation projects as part of a learning trajectory.

AgriProFocus is an international network with Dutch roots that promotes agri-entrepreneurship in emerging markets. It is active in Ethiopia and 12 other countries in Africa, 2 countries in Asia and in the Netherlands. AgriProFocus network connects agribusiness professionals, brokers new partnerships and collaborations, co-creates in communities of practice to address key challenges in various value chains; and shares ideas, knowledge and business innovations among its members. ICCO Cooperation is the interchurch organization for development cooperation. ICCO works towards a world in which people can live in dignity and well-being, a world without poverty and injustice. ICCO works in 44 countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America. Connecting people, organizations, knowledge and innovative ideas: that is its business.