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25 November 2014, Livingstone - The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the Southern African Development Community (SADC), the International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology (ICIPE) and the Governments of Botswana, Namibia, Zambia and Zimbabwe have come together in a new initiative aimed at harmonizing approaches...
25 November 2014, Nairobi, Kenya - FAO together with key players in the rice value chain in Africa and high level government representatives have launched a comprehensive Programme for Rice Development in Africa for the benefit of rice farmers, national and international partners as well as private sector actors directly...
 19 November 2014, Kisumu, Kenya --The Government of Kenya and the Food and Agriculture Organization have launched a three year project today that aims to promote greater diversity in agricultural production and activities to improve nutrition and to offer better job prospects to young people in Kenya.  The launch was...
18 November 2014 – Kigali, Rwanda – The Government of Rwanda and FAO jointly launched a project to fight malnutrition and rural poverty, through increasing decent employment in the agricultural sector and improving the local poultry value chain. In Rwanda major programmes to improve livelihoods of the Rwandan, to mention a...
18 November 2014 – Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – Over 30 Ministers of Gender Ministries, Government Representatives, Members of Parliament, Observers from Women’s Groups, Civil Society Organizations, Academic Institutions, Media and Experts from other Organizations gather in Addis Ababa for the 9th African Regional Conference on Women(Beijing+20 Review), this week. 51 African...
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