Climate change is a major challenge for agriculture and food security in West Africa

Quantification of greenhouse gases: which are the reliable tools for measuring, monitoring and evaluation to inform policy and mitigation strategies in agriculture for West...

AUC and CTA sign MoU to strengthen agricultural policies in Africa

The African Union Commission (AUC) and the Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA), today signed a Memorandum of Understanding to strengthen...

IBM Develops Plan to Help Moroccan Farmers Boost Skills, Production

IBM (NYSE: IBM) experts participating in the company's pro bono Corporate Service Corps program have recommended a strategy to lift the productivity of Moroccan...

The African Union commission and the global alliance for livestock veterinary medicine

The African Union commission and the global alliance for livestock veterinary medicine to sign a memorandum of understanding collaboration on control and eradication of...

AUC Chairperson calls for enhanced efforts to fight hunger and malnutrition

African Union Commission (AUC) Chairperson, H.E Dr. Nkhosazana Dlamini-Zuma has called for enhanced efforts in Africa to fight hunger and malnutrition. Dr. Dlamini-Zuma, represented by...

Ministerial conference adopts integrated African strategy for meteorology

An integrated African strategy for meteorology to meet challenges such as climate change and extreme weather hazards has been adopted by a ministerial-level conference...

New locust alert for northwest Africa / FAO warns of impending threat

FAO has alerted Algeria, Libya, Mauritania and Morocco to prepare for the likely arrival of Desert Locust swarms from the Sahel in West Africa...

Media Alert: Climate Change and Food Security in Africa

Journalists are Invited to Cover the High Level Science Policy Session, live via webcast on Tursday 25th October 2012 The CGIAR research program on Climate...

Hunger-Free Initiative for West Africa signed will build strong partnerships for hunger eradication

Eliminating hunger in West Africa is the main objective of a new project launched by West African countries, Germany and FAO. Co-funded by the German...

Workshop to reduce post harvest losses in support of CAADP underway

A two day high level forum, being jointly hosted by the African Union Commission and the Food and Agriculture Organisation in Addis Ababa, is...

Most Popular