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  • Participants at the S3A meeting in Kigali, Rwanda in a group photo
    ASARECA is strategically positioned to ensure that the Science Agenda for Agriculture in Africa (S3A) and other continental frameworks designed to deliver life changing science technology and innovations are achieved. Addressing participants at the just concluded national consultations for...
  • Speakers and guests at the Science Agenda consultation workshop in Kigali, Rwanda
    Achieving the S3A target of doubling public and private sector investment into agricultural research for development and doubling productivity by 2020 will only be attained through “business unusual” and “walking the talk”, the Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA) senior directors have...
  • Participants at the S3A meeting in Kigali, Rwanda recently
    Rwanda has embraced the Science Agenda in Agriculture for Africa (S3A), noting that the Agenda will serve as a catalyst to Rwanda’s home-grown solutions for Agricultural transformation.  “The philosophy mooted by the S3A that countries must own and lead the implementation of initiatives to trigger...
  • Sustainable intensification practices could lead to better yileds
    Researchers drawn from key institutions working in agricultural research for development in Africa have flagged up the practice of sustainable intensification of agricultural systems as a key area of future cooperation between Africa and the United Kingdom. The participants drawn from a broad range...
  • Research mediated farming model
    The expected growth of the world population to 9 billion in 2050 and the changing diets will affect food availability drastically. Therefore, improving food and nutrition security and ensuring the sustainability of agriculture is a global issue for the years to come. African and European...
  • Dr. Cyprian Ebong the new IES
      The ASARECA Board of Directors has appointed Dr. Cyprian Ebong the new Interim Executive Secretary for ASARECA. Dr. Ebong replaces Prof. Francis Wachira who left the institution in December 2016. His appointment takes effect from January 2017.  According to ASARECA BOD chairman, Dr. Ambrose Agona...
  • Integrated capacity strengthening, Development and scaling up technologies and innovations; Policy advocacy, market analysis and institutional arrangements; Knowledge and information management: These are the areas ASARECA will invest in the next 10 years following the approval of a new Strategy...
  • ASARECA member countries
    ASARECA has committed itself to focus on four thematic areas in a new ASARECA Strategic Framework that is well aligned to the major ongoing regional and continental initiatives. By committing to deliver on these thematic areas, ASARECA is well positioned to contribute significantly to the...
  • ASARECA stakeholders chat new way forward
    ASARECA is in advanced stages of developing a new strategic direction that will drive agricultural research in Eastern and Central Africa. Staying ahead A new ASARECA repositioning Strategy and Results Framework (A-SRF) has been developed to stay ahead of times and conform to the new and evolving...
  • Science for Agriculture Consortium (S4AC) articulates new direction for Africa
    The much anticipated meeting of the founding partners of the Science for Agriculture Consortium (S4AC) was successfully held at the World Bank Group Main Complex in Washington DC from September 19 to 30th. The write-shop was facilitated by the World Bank, which has since initiation keenly supported...

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