A new report, entitled, Agriculture, Powering Africa’s Economic Transformation’, by the African Center for Economic Transformation (ACET) – founded by former ECA Executive Secretary – Dr. K.Y. Amoako, stresses the … Read More
The German Development Cooperation (GIZ) today host a field day in Ethiopia at the Kulumsa Agricultural Research Center in the Oromia Regional State Arsi zone. The purpose of the field … Read More
By Andualem Sisay Gessesse – Yamoussoukro, Cote D’Ivoire – Multiple projects financed by the Korean government and implemented by Cote D’Ivoire government agency specialized in rural development – ANADER – … Read More
The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) is set organized a two days meeting in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to discuss on a regional fisheries and aquaculture strategy (RFAS) for 2016-2020 it … Read More
The Federation of Fruit Planters of Lower Guinea (Federation) organizes the distribution of fertilizer to planters who subscribed to a new financing product offered by the Islamic Bank of Guinea … Read More
The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, today formally launches ‘Africalease’, an association that will promote leasing across sub-Saharan Africa in agribusinesses and transport, among … Read More
Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the African Development Bank (AfDB) and ALCB Fund Board Members have signed a loan agreement to support high impact sectors in Africa focusing on housing, … Read More
Gilbert F. Houngbo, President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), is set to meet Mauritanian President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz. Along with other officials they are expected to discuss … Read More
Feed the Future, supported by Land O’Lakes International Development and the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research, has opened its call for applications for the Fall Armyworm Tech Prize.
Gilbert F. Houngbo, President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), is set to meet Angolan President João Manuel Gonçalves Lourenço, and other officials of the Republic of Angola, to … Read More
Today, the German government’s programme for private sector involvement in emerging markets, develoPPP.de, brought its projects for developing coffee and honey business in Ethiopia to a successful close.
Investment in agriculture and rural development may be among the best ways for Canada to realize the goals of its new Feminist International Assistance Policy, bringing gender equality and economic … Read More
Investing in climate-resilient agriculture not only improves food security but contributes to eradicating malnutrition, according to the findings of a new report from the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD).
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and its partners CARE Ethiopia and Catholic Relief Services, along with representatives from the Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources, marked the … Read More
In two weeks over 300 visitors from 28 different countries are set to join senior government figures and leading industry executives in Maputo, Mozambique for a regional agribusiness summit.
The Brazil-Africa Institute (BAI) and the African Development Bank (AfDB) have launched an initiative that aims to train young African professionals in research and technology transfer, contributing to local capacity … Read More
U.S. Borax Inc, part of Rio Tinto, has launched a mobile crop guide to help agronomists, growers and researchers identify and treat boron deficiency in soils, a key issue facing … Read More
The power of entrepreneurs and the free market is driving Africa’s economic growth from food production, as business wakes up to opportunities of a rapidly growing food market in Africa. … Read More
The heads of the United Nations food agencies made a joint call for greater investment in long-term activities that strengthen people’s resilience to drought and the impacts of climate shocks.
The Government of Angola and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) launch a project that will generate revenue and boost food and nutrition security poorer households in Angola.
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) launched the Feed the Future Ethiopia Value Chain Activity to strengthen the agricultural sector as part of the Agricultural Growth Program.
Ethiopian Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries launched national livestock identification and traceability system with the financial and technical support of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), through its Livestock … Read More
The regional workshop with African Land Commissions on securing community land rights ended in Accra, Ghana, Wednesday with participants committing to advancing policy, legal and regulatory reforms in their respective … Read More
Over 61,000 smallholder farmers will benefit from a financial agreement signed today between the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and Zambia to increase the incomes and food and nutrition … Read More