Empowering rural women

When women are economically and socially empowered, they become a potent force for change. • In rural areas of Uganda and other developing world, women play a key role in runninghouseholds and make major contributions to agricultural production. But the inequalities...

Expert Urges Govt to Commit 10% of Annual Budget to Agriculture

To achieve food sufficiency in Nigeria, an expert has advised the Nigerian Government to commit 10 per cent of its annual budget to agriculture, provide labour-saving technologies and reduce post-harvest losses. Specifically, the Country Director of Actionaid Nigeria,...

Tanzania on Right Track Cutting Post-Harvest Crop Losses

Tanzania is on the right track to cut post-harvest crop losses by half come 2025, says a new report. The efforts are largely complemented by the country’s political will involving strategies and policies as well as major developments in storage infrastructure across...