Our Team and Partners


The Cassava Transformation in Southeastern Africa (CATISA) project is managed by a consortium of partners. The Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) is the prime contractor.


Photos of the CATISA Team members.

Our partners to the project

  • Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU)
  • LUND University Sweden (LU)
  • University of Copenhagen (UoC)
  • University of Zambia (UNZA)
  • National Agricultural Research Organization of Uganda (NARO)
  • International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)/SAARNET
  • University of Ghana (UG)
  • Michigan State University (MSU)
  • Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA)
  • Rural Women Foundation (RWF)
  • Chinangwa ndi Mbatata Roots and Tuber Enterprise (CMRTE)
  • Women in Agribusiness in Sub-Sharan Africa (WASSA)
  • Instituto de Investigação Agrária de Moçambique (IIAM)
  • Universidade Eduardo Mondlane (UEM)
  • Cassava: Adding Value for Africa (CAVA)
  • Programme Against Malnutrition (PAM)
  • Sokoine University of Agriculture (SUA)

Our local partners

The CATISA consortium partners will work with local partners in Zambia and Malawi to transform cassava in the two countries and increase production amongst selected farmers.