The CEO of NEPAD, Dr Mayaki, who is leading adelegation to the Africa week at the UN Headquarters in New York, recently addressed the Africa Biosafety Network of Experts (ABNE)’s breakfast meeting, held under the World Food Prize in Des Moines, Iowa.
Botswana’s Minister of Agriculture Christiaan de Graaf has attributed constraints in promoting nutrition sensitive agriculture in many countries to a lack of understanding and collaboration within the agriculture sector.
A new study that identifies commendable practices and key lessons for governments in Sub-Saharan countries in their fertilizer subsidy programs has been completed by the African Union’s New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) Agency.
Dr Mayaki, the NEPAD CEO, while visiting the ABNE node in Ouagadougou paid a courtesy visit to the Burkina Faso Minister of Scientific Research and Innovation, Prof. Gnissa Konate, on Wednesday July 31, 2013.
The WorldFish and NEPAD Agency have signed an MOU to strengthen international support for Africa’s aquatic agricultural systems contribute to rural transformation, economic growth, poverty reduction and food security.