Socio-economics and Biometrics Research

Generate and provide appropriate socio-economic information and biometrics inputs required during the development, adaptation and dissemination of technologies.

Focus is on:

  • Apicultural, Food crop, Horticultural and Industrial crops value chain characterization.
  • Providing applied statistics input in research.
  • Embracing and integrating gender and socio-cultural issues.
  • Assessing socio economic viability of technologies.
  • Adoption and impact assessment.
  • Conducting market research.
  • Participating in advocacy and policy formulation.
  • Technologies dissemination.
  • Linkage with stakeholders.