The NEPAD Agency was among participants at the 30th Committee of Fisheries (COFI) meeting which ended in Rome today. The body is a unit of the Council of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO).
Better planning, coordination, with well-trained workers will help Namibia record more successes in its Home Grown School Feeding Programme, a NEPAD Agency food and nutrition expert said yesterday in Windhoek.
As policy leaders gather at various platforms to assess the state of the world economy, the issue of food security in Africa and reducing risks associated with the lack of it, has been foremost on many agendas.
The Grow Africa Investment Forum, convened jointly by the AU, NEPAD and the WEF, engaged over 270 leaders including heads of state and government as well as leaders of African and global business, international and donor agencies and farmer organizations.
Un appel vient d’être lancé aux nations africaines pour qu’elles se tournent vers l’agriculture afin de lutter contre l’insécurité alimentaire, le chômage et l’accroissement démographique sur le continent.
Kenya is set to host the CAADP PP meeting in the capital city of Nairobi 3-4 May, under the theme, “Accelerating CAADP implementation for results and impact,” the organisers said in a statement made available to PANA here.
NEXT year's budget allocation to the agriculture sector should reach 10 per cent to enable rapid growth of up to 8 per cent per annum required to transform impoverished rural communities, the Agriculture Council of Tanzania (ACT) has said.
Le Secrétaire Général des Nations unies, Ban Ki-Moon, a nommé mardi 10 Avril, 27 chefs de file issus de différentes organisations et du secteur privé pour mettre à profit la force et la sécurité des pays à améliorer la nutrition maternelle et infantile.