By  on January 23, 2017

Germany’s Federal Ministry has awarded a grant of 2 million euros, or $2.14 million, to the Better Cotton Initiative‘s Growth and Innovation Fund.

The fund helps BCI advance its goal of reaching 5 million farmers and accounting for 30 percent of global cotton production by 2020. In 2016, the fund invested more than 5 million euros, or $5.36 million, in projects. The Federal Ministry contribution will enable a significant scaling-up of the portfolio for the next season, BCI said. The ministry also became a BCI member.

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