Africa Green Revolution Forum (AGRF) 2022 in Kigali

Nairobi, 16 August 2022 . As the current crises and disruption in food networks lay bare most African countries’ dependence on food imports, it has become critically urgent to transform the agriculture sector in order to lift vulnerable rural people out of poverty and...

Innovation and Technology Key for Socio-Economic Transformation

Innovation and Technology has been lauded as a critical driver in the achievement of sustainable development and lasting socio-economic transformation. This was the exemplified at the Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) Open Day held on...

Grooming bio-scientists for agric challenges

Africa’s growth requires increased investments in skills and capacity for sustainable development in agriculture. In this report, DANIEL ESSIET examines how innovative research and capacity building could help Africa respond to the challenges of food...

EU addresses female equality as part of SDG5

The European Union (EU), in an effort to reach Sustainable Development Goal 5 in all internal and external policy areas, are also upping the ante with regards to its  Gender Action Plan III, highlighting the EU’s political and operational roadmap...