AGRA in the news

Africa's farmers need political support more than 'seeds, weather and soil'
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International Institute of Tropical Agriculture wins 2018 Africa Food Prize award worth $100,000
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Planting for Food and Jobs Programme receives international recognition
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A Personal Remembrance of and a Tribute to Kofi Annan on the Occasion of the 2018 African Green Revolution Forum
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Important wins were notched up for African agriculture in 2016

By Prof. Calestous Juma

2016 was a big year for agriculture in Africa with some notable “wins” across the continent. One of the most important gains was the increased use of emerging technologies beyond the traditional use of mobile phones in agriculture. The range includes precision agriculture, sensors, …

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AGRA 2016 Highlights
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AGRA is tuned to transform
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Kenya’s Agriculture Sector Ready for Increased Investments
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How to Help the African Dust Bowl
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Accountability key to Agricultural Transformation in Kenya
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Winning Partnerships: Training Crop Breeders in Africa
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