Building capacities in Agribusiness at Institut Pertanian Bogor

This project aims to build capacities in agribusiness at Bogor Agricultural University/Institut Pertanian Bogor (IPB) and collaborating partners.

Aim and objectives

This project will help increase the performance of agribusiness education and training. In particular, it aims to:

  • strengthen IPB's capacity, at department level, to run agribusiness programmes;
  • develop better curricula and deliver cost-effective and labour market-related agribusiness programmes;
  • improve research capacity in agribusiness;
  • strengthen IPB's mentoring capacity to extend study programmes to partner universities.

In addition, the project aims to create and maintain linkages with agribusiness community stakeholders and the labour market.

Finally it will address gender issues and create opportunities for women in order to decrease gender imbalances.