Topic: DRC

IKYA gains recognition in AU

The African Union Interafrican Bureau of Animal Resources (AU-IBAR) has identified IITA Youth Agripreneurs Kalambo (IKYA) as a key partner in its effort to create equitable social and economic development in Africa through fish farming. The fish enterprise team of IKYA was invited in July to Accra, Ghana by the AU team to share their …Read more »

IITA Youth Agripreneurs-Kinshasa (IYAKIN) promotes oyster mushroom’s culture

IITA Youth Agripreneurs-Kinshasa (IYAKIN) has diversified into the production and marketing of edible mushrooms called ‘Oyster’. Mushrooms production and marketing offer important business opportunities because the oyster specie is rarely  available in the market, and are in high demand and appreciated by the Congolese. Mushrooms offer a lot of nutritional benefits. They are rich in …Read more »