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24 May 2016, Lusaka- A panel discussion on the Road to Agricultural Transformation in Africa was held at the Africa Development Bank (AfDB) Annual Meeting in which the Assistant Director-General and Regional Representative for Africa, Mr. Bukar Tijani, participated. In addition to the FAO Representative, the panel consisted of Mr....
24 May, 2016, Addis-Ababa - The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) says Africa’s struggle against poverty, hunger, malnutrition, land degradation and climate change can only be won with increased collaboration in the conservation, sustainable, and fair use of agricultural biodiversity.  Speaking at a Regional Consultation on the...
23 May 2016, Lusaka- The United Nations Country Team (UNCT) held a bilateral meeting with the Vice President, H.E Inonge Wina, who was represented by Honourable Lazarous Chungu Bwalya, the Deputy Minister in the Vice President’s Office. The meeting came ahead of the Africa Development Bank (AfDB) Annual meeting and...
Nairobi, 23 May 2016 – Pastoralism can be environment-friendly and can also be a source of sustainable production.  An animated debate by key-players in the livestock sector demonstrated pastoralism’s ability to promote healthy ecosystems in the face of climate change and diminishing pastoral lands, showing that common pastures are potential...
23 May 2016, Lusaka- The United Nations Country Team (UNCT) held a bilateral meeting with the Vice President, H.E Inonge Wina, who was represented by Honourable Lazarous Chungu Bwalya, the Deputy Minister in the Vice President’s Office. The meeting came ahead of the Africa Development Bank (AfDB) Annual meeting and...