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Lancement d’un nouveau Partenariat pour une transformation agricole inclusive en Afrique d’une valeur de 280 millions $EU

Quatre éminentes organisations qui soutiennent l’agriculture en Afrique unissent leurs efforts en matière de partenariat stratégique innovant en vue d’accroitre les revenus et améliorer la sécurité alimentaire pour 30 millions de familles de petits exploitants agricoles dans au moins onze pays africains d’ici 2021.   Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, 5 Septembre 2017 – Le Partenariat pour…

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Signature d’importants contrats à la principale rencontre mondiale des dirigeants africains du secteur agricole, visant à Accélérer la marche de l’Afrique vers la prospérité à travers l’agriculture

Des  engagements d’investissements à hauteur de près de 6,5 milliards $EU ont été pris en faveur de la culture de l’huile de palme, des légumineuses, de la pomme de terre et du riz pour les huit prochaines années. Le nouveau Partenariat pour une transformation agricole inclusive en Afrique (PIATA) d’une valeur de 280 millions $EU…

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Major Deals to Accelerate Africa’s Path to Prosperity through Agriculture Agreed at World’s Foremost Gathering of African Agriculture Leaders

Close to US$6.5 billion worth of investments in palm oil, pulses, potato and rice, mainly in West Africa, over the next eight years, were made and the new US$280 million Partnership for Inclusive Agricultural Transformation in Africa (PIATA) launched Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, Friday 8 September 2017 – Africa’s economic growth prospects received a major boost…

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AGRA signs six MoUs at the AGRF 2017 as partnerships surge forwards

The seventh African Green Revolution Forum, held in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire from 4th to 8th September 2017, saw the signing of six MoUs as first steps in the formation of a new partnerships directed at accelerating African agricultural transformation. MoU with: The centro internacional de mejoramiento de maiz y trigo also known as the International…

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‘Digital Quake’ will revolutionise African farming, say experts

Electronic learning and big data technologies are set to play a big role in the future of African farming, as experts develop new digital mechanisms to enhance food security and increase general agricultural production in the content. Addressing delegates during the closing ceremony of the seventh African Green Revolution Forum in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, Dr….

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Africa needs its agricultural productivity boosted in all ways to end food imports

The AGRF 2017 workshop on import substitution represented the essence of the seventh forum in bringing together government, NGO and private sector leaders and actors to combine perspectives and fuel new solutions. “Government and the private sector need to share the vision and commit together with clear commitments to roles and responsibilities that they will…

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