An innovative African initiative to strengthen food systems while combating Ebola
NAIROBI (15 November, 2014) — Thousands of smallholder farmers in Liberia are set to benefit from an innovative seed distribution initiative that seeks to combine food security and Ebola containment strategies in Liberia.
The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) and the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) held high-level discussions in Abidjan on Thursday, November 20 with a view to addressing challenges faced by Africa’s smallholder farmers.
Both institutions have agreed to strengthen their cooperation to speed up Africa’s agriculture transformation.
I. Background and Context
The African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF) secretariat announces a request for expressions of interest regarding a full suite of event management services (including delegate management), conference planning, branding, décor, exhibition, transportation, as well as technical and on-site support for our annual, five-day forum held in Africa.