Youth in agrifood systems: more than the leaders of tomorrow


By Genna Tesdall, Director of Young Professionals for Agricultural Development (YPARD) Global food and agriculture is

New series #RiseofAgriculture tells the stories behind Trinidad and Tobago’s agriculture sector


By Deston Pope and Keron Bascombe, Tech4Agri “In today’s world, the words ‘vaccine’ and ‘economy’ including the

Reeling in economic opportunities for Africa’s youth


By Indika Arulingam, Research Officer, International Water Management Institute and Shakuntala Thilsted, Global Lead

Videos teach Kenyan children good attitudes towards agriculture


By Jeff Bentley, Agro-Insight Kenyan schools recently moved away from memorizing facts, and towards learning skills,

GFAR: Chair and Vice Chair

Nominations and applications are invited for the role of Chair and Vice Chair, the Global Forum on Agricultural Research and Innovation, for a 3-year period.

FAO: Technologies and Practices for Small Agricultural Producers

Introducing TECA, an online platform launched by FAO that gathers successful agricultural technologies and pract

Youth Agripreneurs Program engages African youths into agribusiness, creating over 1 million jobs


By CGIAR Unemployment is a major issue among African youth, who constitute the largest population segment, yet often 

Crawford Fund: Forgotten ancient grains and Type 2 Diabetes

Crawford Fund's 2018 conference, “Reshaping Agriculture for Better Nutrition”, showcased the work

FARA: Regional Reviews of Trade in Agricultural Inputs and Commodities to Improve the implementation of existing Trade Policies to support Cross-Border Trade in Africa

The Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA), together with the Sub-Regional Agricultural Research Organizations (SROs) offer a strategic platform that fosters continental and global networking to strengthen the innovation capacities of Africa’s agricultural research system. FARA also has a mandate from the AUC to serve as its technical arm in advancing the Science Agenda in Africa’s Agriculture.