The Mini GEM system is a 300 - 700 kg/day parboiling system that uses rice husk gasifier stoves as a source of energy for the entire parboiling process. These systems are being out-scaled in Benin and Cote d'Ivoire.

Equipping women groups in Gagnoa, Cote d’Ivoire, with improvedparboiling technologies and skills financed by FAO and executed by AfricaRice.