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Dr. Joe De Vries on the effects of the highly damaging invasive Fall Armyworm
Description: AGRA together with CIMMYT and FAO will jointly hold a two-day Stakeholders Consultation Meeting on “Fall Armyworm in Africa: Status and Strategy for Effective Management” from April 27 -28, 2017 at the Kempinski Hotel, Nairobi- Kenya. We hope to have the participation of a diverse array of stakeholders in this meeting, including from the Ministries of Agriculture/National Plant Protection Organizations (NPPOs)
  25 Apr 2017   3m2s 0 25 0
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#AGRF2017 Launch highlights
  25 Apr 2017   4m20s 0 37 0
Côte d’Ivoire is the host of the African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF) 2017
Description: Agriculture is the backbone of Côte d’Ivoire’s economy. The country’s robust growth is driven by sustained investment in agriculture and smallholder farmers with the sector contributing 26 percent of GDP, 40 percent of all export revenue, close 75 percent of non-oil export revenue and employing close to 60 percent of the population. The 2016-2020 National Development Plan (PND) aimed at guiding the country into emerging nation status by 2020 considers agriculture as a key pillar and specifically calls for an increase in agricultural output.
  12 Apr 2017   3m58s 1 68 0
Agnes Kalibata speaks to Al jazeera on the prevailing drought in the continent.
Description: Is there a level of preparedness that we are not getting to as far as mitigation is concerned?
  03 Apr 2017   3m47s 1 85 0
The Africa Food Prize Award process
Description: An African prize, offered by Africans to Africans in Africa
  05 Mar 2017   1m41s 1 251 0
Nigeria's national agriculture investment plan
Description: The Nigerian Government is meeting with senior officials from the African Union Commission and agriculture experts from across the continent, to develop a new National Agriculture Investment Plan. Kehinde Makinde, the Country lead for Nigeria at the Alliance for Green Revolution in Africa, joins CNBC Africa for more.
  01 Mar 2017   6m41s 1 112 0
Agnes Kalibata on solutions to boost global food security
Description: On the side-lines of the just ended WEF Davos 2017 CNBC Africa spoke to the President of Alliance for Green Revolution in Africa, Kenya Agnes Matilda Kalibata, on solutions to improve global food security. Source: CNBC Africa
  21 Feb 2017   4m49s 0 119 0
African Seed Investment Fund (ASIF) Developmental Achievements
Description: The Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) is the sole investor in ASIF where it invested US$12 million. ASIF’s mandate is to provide affordable risk capital to seed companies to improve the delivery of quality certified seed to smallholder farmers. ASIF invests in qualifying business in eight countries namely Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda, Ethiopia, Mozambique, Malawi and Zambia. ASIF is now fully invested with 13 investees across the East and Southern African region.
  20 Feb 2017   3m56s 1 80 0
Financial inclusion for small holder farmers in Africa
  23 Jan 2017   19m47s 5 497 0
Our 2016 Highlights
  10 Jan 2017   4m38s 0 151 0
AGRA Tuned To Transform
Description: This video summarizes our change story, which is a compelling synthesis of who we hope to be and how we seek to work at AGRA to drive the continent forward.
  10 Jan 2017   5m38s 1 143 0
ICT4Ag - What farmers think of the solutions
Description: In this video we hear from farmers about their experiences using digital technology to access information on market prices, good agronomic practices, and weather updates.
  31 Oct 2016   8m6s 1 63 0