Post Tagged with: "Agriculture"

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FARA announces science agenda for agriculture in Africa

December 5, 2014 at 13:17

Africa’s future 10 years from now What does the future for African agricultural development look like ten years from now? The Science Agenda for Agriculture in Africa envisions that by […]

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Nigerian Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Affirms Support for Agra Innovate Nigeria

November 18, 2014 at 12:30

Exhibition Gathers International Stakeholders to Invest in Nigeria’s Agriculture Sector Agra Innovate Nigeria, a pioneering trade event, will takes place on November 18-20, 2014 bringing together international agricultural technology providers […]

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SA: Over 300 job opportunities for agriculture sector

November 7, 2014 at 12:22

More than 300 people from historically disadvantaged communities will receive training to work in the agriculture sector in an initiative that is set to address scarce and critical skills. The […]

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Putting family farmers first to eradicate hunger

October 21, 2014 at 11:25

Putting family farmers first to eradicate hunger / SOFA report urges enabling the world’s half billion family farmers to be agents of change Nine out of ten of the world’s […]

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Africa Year of Agriculture and Food Security

October 7, 2014 at 15:25

Heavy investments needed in on-farm and off-farm infrastructure along agriculture value chain. The African Development Bank Group’s commemoration of the Africa Year of Agriculture and Food Security, on September 29, […]

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R2b aqua-farming facility for E-Cape

September 5, 2014 at 09:45

By SAnews.gov.za Pretoria – Cabinet has welcomed the announcement of a R2 billion aqua-farming facility at the Coega Industrial Development Zone, in the Eastern Cape, which will allocate 80 hectares […]

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UNESCO-Equatorial Guinea Prize Awarded To Two Scientists And One Research Institution For Work In Life Sciences, Disease Control And Agriculture

August 28, 2014 at 09:47

Award ceremony will bring scientists together to address issues affecting Africa and the current Ebola epidemic The 2014 International UNESCO-Equatorial Guinea Prize for Research in Life Sciences has been awarded […]

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United States and Five African Countries Announce Intention To Join Global Alliance for Climate-Smart Agriculture

August 15, 2014 at 14:35

Liberia, Malawi, Niger, Nigeria, Tanzania and the United States confirmed last week their intention to join the Global Alliance for Climate Smart Agriculture (GACSA). At the August 4 U.S.-Africa Leaders […]

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African Leaders commit to end hunger by 2025 through investments in agriculture

August 11, 2014 at 14:38

Africans cannot prosper on just hopeful summit declarations – Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma Africa’s leaders unanimously agreed to end hunger and cut poverty in half by 2025 with the signing of […]

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Over 2 million Africans tell African leaders at AU Summit to Do Agric

June 27, 2014 at 13:24

African citizens join the continent’s top musicians, hundreds of CSOs, and ONE.org to ask leaders to invest more and better in agriculture As the 23rd African Union (AU) Heads of […]

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