The AUCin collaboration with NEPAD hosted a high-level roundtable on “financing Africa’s Malabo Commitments on Accelerated Agricultural Growth and Transformation yesterday, June 15, at the AUC headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
African countries are highly susceptible to risks originating from various sources ranging from climate and natural hazards, market and volatile prices, including unpredictable policies and regulation and countries such as Uganda are no exception.
New fisheries reforms will boost fish trade volumes in Guinea through the support of the NEPAD Agency. This was the outcome of a recent meeting between President of Guinea, Alpha Condé, and NEPAD Agency CEO, Dr Ibrahim Mayaki, on June 25 in Conakry.
“Double digit growth in Agriculture is possible”. This was a sentiment shared by one of the journalists attending the CAADP network of Journalists training workshop which took place in Maputo, Mozambique this week.
HGSF programmes are a win-win for both the children who are attracted to school and learn better, as well as for the local smallholder farmers who produce the food and gain a steady market from the school meal programmes.
NEPDA and the FAO launched a 4-year project that aims to create decent employment opportunities for young women and men in rural areas, through the development of rural enterprises in sustainable agriculture and agribusiness along strategic value chains.