BIF Pilot Projects

ERAS Phosholer Pran

This project aims to increase the incidence of soil testing at the village level through sales of soil testing kits to smallholders to increase their harvests and produce higher quality crops.

TCS mKrishi

The initiative offers personalized and integrated agricultural services in local languages to low-income farmers living in remote areas via their mobile phones.


The iSchool project aims to provide internet connectivity and online education resources ('e-learning') to Zambian schools on a commercial basis.

AfriNut, pro-poor peanut processing in Malawi

AfriNut is an inclusive pro-poor peanut processing business which aims to process Malawian groundnuts for sale on domestic and regional markets.