How S&T and finance together boost Africa’s agriculture

By SciDev.Net - Paul Boateng I was on my way from Kenya’s Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi to a meeting and got stuck in...

President Zuma to open agricultural show in Zambia

President Jacob Zuma will on Saturday visit Lusaka, Zambia, where he will officially open the 91st Agricultural and Commercial Show as a guest of...

Empowering rural women will lead to agric growth, poverty eradication – Zambia First Lady

Mrs Lungu was the keynote speaker at a side-event co-organised by FAO, IFAD, WFP, UN Women, the EU and the Permanent Mission of Slovak...

Digitization of Kenyan farmer payments helps tackle poverty

One Acre Fund cut payment losses and collection costs by over 80 percent, boosting farmers’ satisfaction and economic opportunity A new case study (http://APO.af/v5Wxdm) by...

AfDB: Transformation of cocoa production, rural economy, energy in focus, as Adesina visits Ghana

President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina, is championing the transformation of the rural economies of African countries as the fastest way...

Rehabilitation of Street-children through Organic Farming amount of 74,605 US Dollars

Prior to the project, Moyo Children Center (MCC) was unable to provide drug-addicted children with the individualized attention that they need for successful rehabilitation. The...

Argentina-Netherlands-Mozambique triangular cooperation

The Argentine Republic thus reaffirms its commitment to cooperate with African countries in the field of agro-industry, through public-private and third sector partnerships. On 22-23...

North West lifts women in agriculture, tourism

By – SAnews.gov.za The North West provincial government will host a summit for women in the agriculture, culture and tourism sectors. It will be held on...

Delegation of the Committee on Food and Agriculture of the German Bundestag Visits Namibia

The visit by the delegation focuses on the effects of climate change on agriculture, the importance of land reform for the agricultural sector in...

At 50, the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) expands research investment International...

At 50, the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) expands research investment with the inauguration of 205.5 ha research farm. The Ago Owu research station...

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