Mozambique: AfDB boosts food security with $5 million

The African Development Bank (AfDB) is contributing US$5.6 million to improve food security in response to how climate change is impacting agricultural yields in Mozambique. Through its concessional lending window, the African Development Fund (ADF), the AfDB is...

244 000ha of crops ravaged by rains, drought in Mozambique

Over 244 000 hectares of various crops have been damaged by heavy rains, flooding, tropical storms, and drought in Mozambique during the 2021/22 summer farming season. Data from Mozambique’s Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development says the crop losses will...

Bridging the knowledge gap in agricultural biotechnology

Burkinabe broadcast journalist Jeremie Ouedraogo has brought a remarkable sense of civic duty to covering the agriculture beat. His quest for a food-secure Burkina Faso prompted him to launch PLANÈTE AGRICULTURE magazine that brings new knowledge, data and skills to...

Mozambique: AFDB investment in Agroprocessing

The African Development Bank Group has invested more than $1-billion in the north of Mozambique. The investments will cover the Liquefied Natural Gas Rovuma Area 1 project, a climate resilience project, the Mueda Negomano Road project, and the Mozambique...