FoodSTART+ Principal Investigator, Diego Naziri, and CIAT Market Access Specialist, Brice Even shared how the partnership between grant projects and investment projects can facilitate taking innovations to scale. From the experience of FoodSTART+, the success of the project highly depends on the outcome of the partnership with investment projects — who are the primary drivers of activities to the farmers and end-users. Major lessons learned from the partnership and project implementation are further discussed in the article.

The iMPACT magazine is quarterly published by the Asia Society for Social Impact and Sustainable Transformation (ASSIST) Asia and shares information and stories about the development work of NGOs, the civil society, CSRs, social enterprises, and philanthropists.

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