That Agricultural Subsidy May Reach Smallholder Farmers

The vulnerability of Africa’s economy due to the various shocks posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Russia-Ukraine War and insecurity can only be mitigated by the evolution of an efficient ‘African food system’. All countries in Africa must commit to sizeable...

Unlocking agri-market potential through funding

One of the keys to helping end poverty in Africa is the ability of countries and economies to improve food security and end hunger. And for prospective agriculture students, this means the need for agriculture bursaries and financing in order to help them...

Sudan: One-third of population faces acute food insecurity 

The Comprehensive Food Security and Vulnerability Assessment (CFSVA) shows that the combined effects of economic and political crises; conflict and displacement; climate shocks; and a poor harvest in the past agricultural season are among the key drivers of the...

Delivering Safe Beans for Better Health

By Dr. Boaz Waswa, Senior Scientist – Pan Africa Bean Research Alliance According to FAO, foodborne diseases affect 1 in 10 people worldwide each year. Over 600 million people fall sick due to various foodborne illnesses. In addition, foodborne illness is responsible...