A new hydroponic growing system, growing directly in the supermarket

Hydroponic growing is becoming an increasingly popular method in urbanised centres such as metropolises. But in Cairo, a supermarket is bringing the technology directly onto its produce aisle and into direct contact with the customer. Hydroponic cultivation – a method...

THE CLIMATE EMERGENCY: How Africa Can Survive and Thrive

As the world’s largest climate summit and negotiations, COP27, continues in the Red Sea Riviera town of Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt, The Alliance for Food Sovereignty in Africa (AFSA) is pleased to officially launch the publication of “THE CLIMATE EMERGENCY: How Africa can...

Egypt seeks new agriculture, food security cooperation with Gabon

Egypt has sought Gabon on new agriculture and food security cooperation. The two nations met through their respective Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation; El-Sayed El-Quseir and Charles Mve Ella and discussed the need to boost bilateral cooperation in various...

EU to invest in Egypt’s food security and WASH

The European Union is ready to invest in Egypt’s food security, water, and sanitation (WASH) programs. During a joint press conference with President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi on June 15th, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen stated that the EU will support...