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eMKambo Consultancy

Market-oriented consultancy and research services to businesses and organisations involved in agriculture and value chain industries.

Agric-Markets Value Chain Analysis

We provide whole range of goods and services necessary for an agricultural product to move from the farm to the final customer or consumer.

eMKambo Perishable finance

eMKambo offers a range of agriculture loans for traders in the Market to meet the cost of working capital and allied activities.

Agric- Content Generation and Software Development

eMKambo have a highly qualified team which works on creating and maintaining agriculture related web, mobile and desktop applications.

Knowledge Centre

Creating and managing agricultural knowledge resources, including the analysis and modelling of diverse data sets relevant to management of the produce markets.

eMKambo Bulk SMS

Assists agric- value chain actors e.g input suppliers, agro dealers, buyers of commodities, transporters among other service provides to broadcast messages to facilitate their business.

eMKambo Call Centre

Comprises of 16 mobiles lines (Econet, Telecel and Netone) used to inform various value chain players about agricultural markets status.

Mobile Application

The mobile application avails to share agriculture information and knowledge (content) through mobile smart phones.

About Us

With knowledge creation KTA organises and processes information in order to generate new knowledge through organisational learning.
KTA's flagship initiative is known as eMkambo

The word Mkambo refers to market in isiNdebele language. It has the same connotation in the Shona language though in Shona, the word Musika commonly refers to the market One of the challenges facing Zimbabwean agriculture and rural development is lack of reliable, usable and timely information, evidence and knowledge for effective decision making. A significant part of the available information is either out-dated or dispersed in various institutions, people and environments. When projects and programmes by various NGOs, private sector players and other development organisations come to an end, in most instances, there is no clear mechanism for the knowledge that was gathered to be handed over and inform new initiatives. In addition, competition rather than collaboration among organisations in the same sector works against knowledge sharing.

Management Team

Our team comprises of specialists in Agriculture economics- Data analysis-Food technologies- Information technology-Marketing -Research and development -Banking and Finance
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CHARLES DHEWA

Chief Rain Maker
Knowledge Sharing and Management Specialist with more than 10 years experience working with farmer organizations ,Community Based organizations ,NGO’s,government departments and international organizations .
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Clever mukove

Business Development Manager
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Tafadzwa Makumbe

Finance Administrator

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by Charles Dhewa

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Besides lack of internship opportunities, university students and faculties are struggling to translate academic knowledge into research that answers a need. It is no longer enough to conduct academic research that gets filed in university libraries. On the other hand, development partners and government departments that are working with rural communities are struggling to establish sustainable entry and exit strategies. The private sector is also struggling to design evidence-based market-driven business models.

If you share the above concerns and you are passionate about translating university research into a career path, get in touch with Knowledge Transfer Africa (KTA). We have started offering guidance and mentorship for university students and faculties keen to develop research themes in agricultural ecosystems, rural development and financial modelling. KTA has also started assisting development organizations to design sustainable programmes. The private sector is also being assisted to design market-driven business models.

For more information send an email to: charles@knowledgetransafrica.com / clever@knowledgetransafrica.com / info@knowledgetransafrica.com

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