Enable rubber producers and processors to access quality rubber tree seedlings, modern production techniques and other support services from production to marketing.
Undertake training and capacity-building programs for rubber producers, processors and cooperatives to increase production of quality rubber and raise level of income of poor smallholders.
Assist in establishing village-based rubber enterprises to generate livelihood opportunities and improve general well-being of the majority of workforce in agriculture sector.
Promote cooperative development among smallholders and provide them access to resources, technological know-how and decision-making processes.
Initiate R&D projects on rubber to address technology and policy gaps in promoting a robust industry.
Enter into an agreement and receive grants from local and foreign funding agencies through the DA.