Kenya rolls out knowledge innovation for rural transformation

Kenya has rolled out a project on Strengthening the Knowledge and Innovation Ecosystem for Inclusive Rural Transformation and Livelihoods in Eastern Africa (AIRTEA). The country is joins Uganda and Rwanda on the project which aims at achieving a sustainable...

World Biodiversity Day 2022 – Building a Shared Future for All Life

World Biodiversity Day takes place on May 22 each year, with this year’s theme ‘Building a shared future for all life.’ World Biodiversity Day aims to promote and educate people on the importance of healthy and vibrant ecosystems, which we depend upon for food, water,...

New platform puts crop research at farmers’ fingertips

A newly established crop research platform in Free State is on a mission to address South Africa and the wider African continent’s crop production challenges. Not only is the platform envisioned to help role players in the industry, but also small-scale producers. The...

Call: Nexus Management Water-Energy-Food-Ecosystems 2022 (IA)

1.4.1-2022 (IA) Predicting and testing options of socio-economic adaptation to declining Water-Energy-Food-Ecosystem (WEFE) resources in the Mediterranean Region Total Indicative Amount Allocated To This Call:  EUR 6.2 million Stage 1 Pre-proposals – 15...

Climate change threat to food security in Nigeria – Dare

To tackle food insecurity and imbalances in the planet’s ecosystem. Nigeria’s minister of youth sports, Mr. Sunday Dare, has called on Nigerians to take issues of climate change seriously to tackle food insecurity and imbalances in the planet’s ecosystem. He noted...