FAO Kenya Newsletter: July - September 2013

FAO Kenya Newsletter: July - September 2013
Jul 2013

This FAO Kenya Newsletter examines how an initiative on agribusiness support for smallholders is improving the livelihoods of banana farmers. As the countdown to World Food Day fast approaches, key events are lined up including a new award competition aimed at recognizing outstanding contributions by the media in Kenya.

Topics include:

  • Gender and Food SecurityA look at some innovations that are promoting equitable food security in Eastern Kenya
  • Sustainable ForestManagement EU-funded initiative addresses forest governance and illegal timber trade in Kenya 
  • Young Agripreneur goes “Bananas”How a young agripreneur is bringing prosperity to rural farmers through banana value addition.