AGRA in the news

How to boost Africa's growth? Close the gender gap in agriculture
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Using Climate-Smart Solutions to Promote Peace in South Sudan
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African climate champions named to ‘Climate 100’ list
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Rice stakeholders get funding to boost production
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JICA recognizes AGRA for role in initiative that has doubled Africa’s rice yield in 10 years

Rice is increasingly growing in importance across Africa. The continent consumes 30 million metric tons (MT) of the commodity per annum. However, 59% of it – equivalent to 17.7 million MT, is imported costing the continent about USD 5.4 billion a year. Today, the continent’s total rice …

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AGRA President part of the Global Commission on Adaptation
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Discover the 8 youth agri-startups finalists at the AGRF 2018
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Africa needs a green revolution: Governments can help, but need to get their policies right
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Catalyzing government capacity to foster a stronger agricultural cooperation between China and Africa
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Op-Ed: Strive Masiyiwa on let’s unleash Africa’s entrepreneurial talent
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Irrigation-short Africa may get $9 billion boost to spur harvests
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Ghanaian Professor wins the 2018 World Agriculture Prize
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International research-for-development coalition against fall armyworm, the not-so-nice, very hungry caterpillar
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