To provide competitive-based solutions necessary to shape productive, sustainable, inclusive
and resilient agricultural and food systems; alleviate poverty; create wealth and sustain
To shape a productive,
resilient agricultural and food
system that is capable of achieving broad-based agricultural growth and development to
end hunger and malnutrition, and reduce poverty through high quality evidence based
public research goods on policies, investments, and programmes.
To conduct, catalyse, assist, curate and support policy
research and analysis in
Zimbabwe or elsewhere into all aspects of agriculture.
To integrate research findings into national, regional,
investments, policy strategies, dialogue, and programmes.
To promote platforms for dialogue and engaging to enable
stakeholders to effectively participate in agricultural (all value chains) policy
development and implementation.
To establish strategic alliances with institutions that have similar and
To support the development and strengthening of capacity for policy research,
analysis and outreach of public and private institutions through the establishment of
strategic alliances, and organizational capacity building of key agriculture sectors
To build an environment of trust, transparency and accountability necessary for
fostering long-term investment, financial stability and business integrity of the Center
To responsibly generate and manage the Center’s resources in order to enhance the
long-term sustainability of the Center.