The European Alliance on Agricultural knowledge for Development

Ministerial Conference and 4th Agritec Africa Exhibition

Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Willy Bet 14-16 June 2017. Nairobi. This conference focused on “Catalyzing Agricultural Transformation for Inclusive Growth” under the theme “Harnessing the demographic dividend through investment in food and nutrition data.” The Conference was co-convened by the Government of Kenya, Radeecal Communications and GODAN Secretariat. The conference was attended by some 200 participants, led […]

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Forum on Women’s Access to Appropriate Agricultural Technology

A gender sensitive panel 7 to 9 June  2017.Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. The Four-Country Cotton Partnership (USAID C4CP) a project implemented by the International Fertilizer Development Center (IFDC) and funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), in collaboration with the African Union (AU), the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the West and Central African Council […]

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Video Mediated Learning and Farmer Field School

Video Mediated Learning is currently promoted as a communication approach to disseminate agricultural information. Since it is an emerging tool, an evaluation to reveal effectiveness is crucial. Farmer Field School (FFS) is one of the most active extension methods used in Kenya and this study sought to compare and provide evidence on the effectiveness of […]

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Can Tanzania feed itself by 2050?

Can Tanzania feed itself by 2050? Estimating cereal self-sufficiency to 2050JOACHIM H.J.R. MAKOI, MARTIN K. VAN ITTERSUM, KEITH D. WIEBERESEARCH SUMMARY2017, 4 pages The study reveals the enormous challenge of keeping up with anticipated increases in future cereal demand. Full yield gap closure on existing cereal land is needed to roughly maintain today’s selfsufficiency. Closing […]

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