"Time to move beyond words" - Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma
Africa’s leaders unanimously agreed to end hunger and cut poverty in half by 2025 with the signing of the Malabo Declaration at the 23rd Ordinary Session of the Assembly of the African Union Heads of State and Government last month.
Mitigating impacts of climate change on women-led Agriculture
In its agriculture and gender empowerment objectives, the NEPAD Agency works to support policies and programmes that ensure that African women are not further affected by the consequences of climate change.
ECOWAS moves to empower West African Women Entrepreneurs
ECOWAS in collaboration with NEPAD, is to undertake a feasibility study for the implementation of the BIAWE project, as part of efforts to empower and eradicate poverty among women in rural communities in the region.
Obama to announce $14 billion in U.S. corporate investments in Africa
President Barack Obama will announce on Tuesday that U.S. businesses have committed to investing $14 billion in construction, clean energy, banking, and information technology projects across Africa, a White House official said.
The second biosafety short course for African regulators takes place in Kampala
NEPAD Agency ABNE, in collaboration with Makerere University, Uganda and Michigan State University, organized a biosafety short course for African regulators in Kampala, Uganda, from 14 to 17 July 2014.