NRI Cassava Programme

Gratitude (Gains from Losses of Root and Tuber Crops) , led by the Natural Resources Institute (NRI), University of Greenwich UK, in collaboration with 15 other organisations, sought to help find solutions that will reduce waste from post-harvest losses of root and tuber crops and turn unavoidable waste into something of value.

Project website | Dates: 01-01-2012 to 31-03-2015 | Funder: EU Framework 7


Lead organisation: NRI, UK


  • Stichting dienst landbouwkundig onderzoek, Wageningen, Netherlands
  • Universidade Catolica Portuguesa, Portugal
  • Accord Associates, UK
  • Federal University Of Agriculture Abeokuta (FUNAAB), Nigeria
  • Council For Scientific And Industrial Research, FRI, Ghana
  • Federal Ministry Of Science And Technology, (FIIRO) Nigeria
  • National Science And Technology Development Agency (NSTDA) Thailand
  • St. Baasah Ghana
  • Caltech Ventures Ltd, GhanaVien Cong Nghe Sinh Hoc Va Thuc Pham (SBFT), Vietnam
  • Peak Precision Products Nigeria Ltd,
  • Nobex Technical Company Ltd Nigeria
  • Social Development and Improvement Agency, Ghana
  • NorthEastern Starch (1987) Co Ltd.