The Technical Assistance for Conflict Transformation and Avoidance through Innovation and Commerce (TACTIC) aims to alleviate women unemployment and the youth ‘waithood’ phenomena through the establishment and management of a sustainable Innovation Support Center for the incubation of women and youth led or supported ventures to harness their creativity and economic potential into accessing economic opportunities.The project aims to:Provide business development skills mentorship and support; Improve quality of selected existing Innovations; Increase employment through business expansion; Reduce business discontinuation rates. Focus is placed on value chains with the highest employment multipliers e.g. agro processing.