As part of the plan to ensure food security across Africa, the African Development Bank (AfDB) today launched the Maize Compact of the Technologies for African Agricultural Transformation (TAAT) in Maputo, Mozambique.
Major actors of the seed industry in West Africa will meet in the Senegalese capital, Dakar from June 11 to 12, 2019, to assess progress made in the implementation of the harmonized regional seed regulation.
The Employability and Inclusion of Young People in Prosperous Areas Project (PAEIJ-SP) aims to strengthen the employability of young people, promote commercial and contractual farming and facilitate access to credits.
As at 2014, rice consumption in sub-Saharan Africa was estimated to be approximately 26 million metric tons (MT). Out of this figure, 13 million MT which represents about one-third of what is traded on the [...]
Newly appointed as president of of the African Development Bank (AfDB) in 2015, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina set 5 priorities for the institution: electrify Africa, feed Africa, industrialize Africa, integrate Africa and improve the quality of [...]
En fin de séjour au Togo, la délégation de l’Association de solidarité internationale, Agriculteurs français et développement international (Afdi) Lorraine s’est entretenue en début de semaine à Lomé avec Noël Koutera BATAKA, ministre togolais de [...]