Fort Portal Food Systems Lab commemorates The World Food Day

Author: Bwambale Bernard, Food Systems and Nutrition Programs Manager and Coordinator of Fort Portal Food Systems Lab World Food Day (WFD) is celebrated annually on 16th October around the world to reflect on the role of food for humanity. This year’s theme was “Water...

Scaling innovations towards transforming food systems in Africa

International research centers and local businesses showcase local innovations and highlight partnership in CGIAR and Partners Exhibition and youth project launch Abuja, Nigeria – Research centers of CGIAR, a global research partnership working towards a food-secure...

Nexus solutions for water productivity and food security

On 16 October, scientists, politicians and world leaders gathered from around the world to celebrate World Food Day. Organized by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, the annual event urged global action to ‘start managing water wisely’ in the...

South Africa sits pretty in Sub-Saharan Africa food security stakes

On October 16 we celebrated World Food Day, commemorating the founding of the UN Food & Agriculture Organisation in 1945. This day is also an opportunity for countries to reflect on their food security conditions and efforts to boost agricultural production. This...