How to Invest in Southern and Central Africa through WE4F

Agriculture is the main livelihood for 60% of the population in sub-Saharan Africa and accounts for 23% of the continent’s GDP. However, efforts to scale the sector and increase food security are negatively impacted by resource constraints, political instability, and...

New regional policy in Uganda to boost agriculture produce

A new regional policy on agricultural and trade policy reforms will boost trade between member states in Uganda. This is according to executive director of Association for Strengthening Agricultural Research in Eastern and Central Africa (Asareca), Mr Enock Warinda Mr...

Media Statement: Africa’s largest convening on bioeconomy

The 2nd Eastern Africa Bioeconomy Conference will be held on 10 and 11 November 2021, organised by the International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology (icipe)/BioInnovate Africa in partnership with the East African Science and Technology Commission (EASTECO),...

Food Hero: Cameroon’s shrimp entrepreneur

Cameroon sits on the Atlantic coast where Western and Central Africa meet. It was named “Rio dos Camarões” or, “River of Prawns”, by Portuguese explorers, because of the abundance of the crustaceans they discovered in the area. Anastasie Obama has...