Back in August during the Third Africa Drylands Week and
Drought Conference held in Namibia, TerrAfrica Partnership under NEPAD
Sustainable Land Management Program launched a short documentary...
The African continent is vast with an unequally
distributed population. It has experienced high population growth over
the last 50 years, which has corrected its former demographic deficit.
African First Ladies at the just ended African Union (AU)
summit in Rwanda made a commitment to continue fighting child marriage
across the continent and resolved to ensure the launch of the...
Food exhibitions in the Mediterranean region tend to
attract a familiar cast of characters. There are the Gulf Arab
agribusinesses, looking to expand their reach, and the large-scale
The Island nation of São Tomé and Príncipe just had
peaceful elections in which the incumbent President Manuel Pinto da
Costa lost to former Prime Minister Evaristo Carvalho. The election
Most countries in Africa are making efforts to highlight
the impacts of climate on agriculture. However, despite these efforts,
gaps and disconnects still exist between climate change impacts...
FAO and the New Partnership for Africa's Development
(NEPAD) have joined forces to increase job and business opportunities
for young people in rural areas of Benin, Cameroon, Malawi and Niger
The NEPAD Agency and its partners (BMZ, WRI and World
Bank) of the AFR 100 Initiative held the First Regional Conference of
the AFR100 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
A new joint venture between the NEPAD Agency and the IDS
will advocate for and hold political leaders to account in their efforts
to tackle hunger and malnutrition; one of the biggest...
The NEPAD Agency and the Pardee Center for International
Futures launched a report that helps to put in perspective the magnitude
of the task ‘to zero hunger by 2025,’ while highlighting the...