The European Alliance on Agricultural knowledge for Development

Agents of Change in Capacity Development for Agricultural Innovation: The Value of Facilitators

1 March 2017. As one in a series of GFAR webinars, the Tropical Agriculture Platform (TAP), a Partner in GFAR, in collaboration with the Platform for African European Partnership on Agricultural Research for Development (PAEPARD) is bringing together several presenters to engage the agri-food research and innovation community around the topic of capacity development. The facilitators […]

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Adopting a Territorial Approach to Food Security and Nutrition Policy

Adopting a Territorial Approach to Food Security and Nutrition Policy OECD, FAO, UNCDF29 Apr 2016. Pages:156 Food insecurity and malnutrition are major international concerns, especially in rural areas. At the global scale, they have received considerable attention and investment, but the results achieved so far have been mixed. Some countries have made progress at the […]

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Agri Logistics East Africa Summit

28 February – 2 March 2017. Nairobi. A major obstacle facing the region’s agri sector is the use of innovative ways to utilise technology for improved production and increased productivity. E-agriculture offers a wide range of solutions to agricultural challenges and has great potential in promoting sustainability in the region. It is against this background that […]

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Three new videos on mangoes

28 February 2017. Three new videos on mangoes have been posted on the platform www.accessagriculture.org. They are currently available in English, French, and Kiswahili.  They are freely downloadable, also in 3gp format for mobile phone viewing. Managing anthracnose in mango: You want to learn how to defend your mango trees against Anthracnose? How to identify and […]

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Conference on Agricultural mechanisation in Africa

26 February – 2 March 2017. Paris Nord Villepinte, France. 26 February 2017, the opening day, brought together African ministers and African institutional partners, who presented their agricultural development strategy. 28 February 2017, a conference entitled “Agricultural mechanisation in Africa: what strategy for progress?” Organized by AXEMA and SIMA, with the participation of the United […]

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