Rwanda launches Grand Challenges programme

Government allocates US$1 million to fund innovation projects to improve the wellbeing of Rwandans Rwanda has launched an initiative to fund health innovations to solve critical challenges facing the country and Africa as a whole. The Grand Challenges Rwanda programme...

How To Start Backyard Farming In Nigeria

Backyard farming is a common practice in Nigeria, where many households have a small plot of land dedicated to growing crops. This type of farming is usually done on a small scale, with minimal inputs and minimal mechanization. The primary goal of backyard farming is...

Celebrating women agri-food entrepreneurs across Africa

 “Women are the largest untapped reservoir of talent in the world”  We wish our Agripreneur community a very happy International Women’s Day.  A day which not only celebrates the achievements of women in all fields but also reminds us that gender parity...

Practicing agriculture to access the ‘Promised Land’

This is the motto chosen by a group of young people from the West region of Cameroon who have been engaged for two years already in agricultural production and environmental protection through a project named ‘Green Hands Farming and Environmental Development’....