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.
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 [...]
The 11th edition of the Togolese National Farmers’ Forum (FNPT) offers the opportunity to all stakeholders in the value chain (producers, processors, bankers, etc.) to express their expectations in terms of partnership.
He was already hoping for the agricultural world in Togo through his dynamism at the head of the mechanism for agricultural financing incentive (MIFA), a risk-sharing mechanism whose initial results are very satisfactory.