AfricaRice and TAFS-WCA make their mark at the AASW8 2023 in Durban

The 8th African Agro-Industry and Science Week (AASW8) and the 9th General Assembly of the Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA) were held in Durban from June 5 to 8, 2023, bringing together thousands of stakeholders involved in agricultural research,...

Blunderous organic farming attempt

This blog post was first published at SIANI and is written by Anudini Wijayarathna, Master’s student in Rural Development & Natural Resource Management at SLU.  Having participated in the United Nations Food Systems Summit 2021, I have observed different...

PAFO annual report, 2021

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Fostering food system transformations through innovation

This blog post is written by Anudini Wijayarathna, Master’s student in Rural Development & Natural Resource Management at SLU. It was first published at SIANI, Swedish Internaional Agricultural Initiative. Photo: Plant Protection Drone by viva14...