Innovate Plantain

Innovate Plantain is an innovation platform on plantain that replaces the regional R4D network for West and Central Africa known as MUSACO. The platform will be managed by WECARD/CORAF and CARBAP, with technical backstopping from Bioversity International, IITA, CIRAD and FAO. The second meeting of the platform took place in November 2013 in Côte d'Ivoire. 

Other regional R4D networks on bananas

BAPNET - the Banana Asia-Pacific Network
BARNESA  - the Banana Research Network for Eastern and Southern Africa
MUSALAC  - the Banana Research and Development Network for Latin America and the Caribbean

Website of the Innovate Plantain network