Scaling regenerative black soldier fly farming along with vegetable push-pull cropping systems in rural Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda

ICIPE and the IKEA Foundation are scaling up two insect-based farming methods to help smallholder farmers in Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda improve both their health and livelihoods, while avoiding fertilisers and pesticides that harm the planet.

Grant amount
€ 5.10M
€ 2.08M
Date granted
October 2022
Geographic area
Kenya (37%) Rwanda (28%) Uganda (35%)


International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology