Ecosystem Challenges & Recommendations

Below you can find the 18 specific ecosystem-related challenges that participants discussed in their Roundtables at the IDIA event 'Strengthening the Agricultural Innovation Ecosystem in Kenya' convened in Nairobi in May 2018.

Click on each one to download the Matrix of Recommendations they co-created for the different actors within the ecosystem, or CLICK HERE to download the entire set in one document. You can also view some of the overarching, high-level messages on innovation ecosystems here, or browse specific recommendations by stakeholder group.    

 

 

Research, Incubation & Acceleration

 

Connecting Research & Industry

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Strengthening the Innovation Talent Pool

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Integrating Research into Policy

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Growing Domestic Investment for Innovation

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Diversifying the Entrepreneur Population

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Improving Approaches to Finding High-Impact Innovations

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Pathways to Scale

Building the Business Skills

of New Entrepreneurs

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Helping Innovators Attract and Manage Multiple Funders

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Helping Innovators Achieve Financial Sustainability

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Helping Innovators secure Partnerships for Scale

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Engaging the

'Last Mile' Farmer

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Attracting more Young People to be 'Agripreneurs'

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The Enabling Environment

Strengthening Public-Private Partnerships for Innovation

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Determining a Role for Government in an Innovation Ecosystem 

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Enabling Policy to Keep Pace with Innovation

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Making Innovation Work for the Poor

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Measuring & Monitoring the Innovation Ecosystem

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Designing and Managing a National Innovation Ecosystem

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