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Agriculture - Agriculture: Zanzibar livestock sector still ill-equipped - Monday, 13 April 2015 13:29
Health - Health: Stop TB Partnership Plots to end TB - Monday, 13 April 2015 13:30
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Agriculture - Agriculture: New global crop data aid in food policy decisions - Wednesday, 08 April 2015 10:57
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African Ministers Unite in Calling for Strong Universal Climate Agreement, Sufficient Finance

With countries set to approve a new climate change agreement under the UN in Paris in December, Ministers from governments across Africa have renewed their call for a strong and universal climate change agreement with increased flows of funds, including…

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Texting Most Common Activity, but Mobile Money Popular in Several African Countries

Cell phone ownership has grown exponentially in sub-Saharan Africa in the last decade, according to a new survey report from the Pew Research Center. At the same time, Africans have skipped the landline stage of development and jumped right to…

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Nigeria's Standard body to work with IITA Cassava Weed Management Project team

Nigeria’s standards regulator will work with the Cassava Weed Management Project to tackle weeds ravaging cassava fields in Africa, says the Director of Standards Organization of Nigeria (SON), Dr Joseph Odumodu.

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Stop TB Partnership Plots to end TB

The fight against TB is to drastically change if a new plan set for tabling at the 26th Stop TB Partnership Coordinating Board meeting in Paris, France succeeds. The new plan envisages an end to TB, a disease that was…

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Zanzibar livestock sector still ill-equipped

Zanzibar livestock sector is bedeviled with inadequate facilities and poor husbandry skills by farmers and thus the sector has neither progressed nor benefited farmers...read more

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Nigeria spends US$1.5M as it grapples with rising Multi-Drug Resistant TB

Nigeria, with the world’s third highest TB burden, sanctioned US$1.42 million to procure quality assured Second Line Drugs (SLDs) that will be used to provide treatment for 500 multi-drug resistant TB (MDR-TB) patients. The second line drugs ordered by the…

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Africa Energy Ministers attend Summit in Oslo

African Ministers of Energy from Ghana and Zambia are amongst the attendees at the Norway - Africa Energy Summit organized by Norfund and the Norwegian-African Business Association (NABA).

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New global crop data aid in food policy decisions

Knowing where in the world individual crops are cultivated, their production patterns, and whether they are irrigated or rain fed are essential components for ensuring adequate, sustainable food production and safeguarding food security.

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IITA’s DG to launch program in Kenya aimed at attracting youth to Agriculture

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Written by Mwanzia P.

A project to entice educated youth to agriculture and agribusiness initiated is set to be launched in Nairobi. It is a collaboration between the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), the University of Nairobi (UoN) and Makueni County government.

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climate change: African Ministers Call for Adaptation-Mitigation Parity in 2015 Agreement

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Written by Kevin Wafula

African Environmental Ministers meeting in Cairo, Egypt at the 15th Session of the African Ministerial Conference on the Environment (AMCEN) issued Friday, the Cairo Declaration which reaffirmed their resolve to reach a binding climate change agreement that reflects the continent’s priorities and aspirations at the Paris talks, later this year. The Declaration also spotlights the need to improve the management of Africa’s abundant natural resources and the integration of the inclusive green economy in development planning.

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African Development Bank, Nigerian Government, and IITA join forces in developing a youth scheme for food security

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Written by Anne Sagase

The African Development Bank (AfDB), the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD), and the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) launched the Agricultural Transformation Agenda Support Program Phase 1 (ATASP-1) on 6 March 2015 at IITA’s location in Abuja, Nigeria.

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  • Stop TB Partnership Plots to end TB

    The fight against TB is to drastically change if a new plan set for tabling at the 26th Stop TB Partnership Coordinating Board meeting in Paris, France succeeds. The new plan envisages an end to TB, a disease that was…

    Read more...