Tag: Africa

WEBINAR: Improving Adoption of Climate Smart Agriculture Innovations in Africa

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article image Join the webinar on ‘Improving Adoption Of Climate Smart Agriculture Innovations in Africa’ taking place on Wednesday, 17th January at 10.00 BST (GMT +1) / 13.00 EDT. To register your participation, click here. David Del Conte, Deputy Head of the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) and Noelle O’Brien, Team Leader of the Finance Innovation for Climate Change Fund (FICCF) will offer […]…Read More

Africa Climate Smart Agriculture Congress 8-9 May 2018 Nairobi, Kenya

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article image The inaugural Africa Climate Smart Agriculture Congress is taking place on 6-7 March 2018 in Nairobi, Kenya. The Congress will bring together senior representatives from ministries of agriculture, heads of key agri-related public institutions, UN agencies, agricultural firms, NGOs, farm associations, agriculture research and development institutes, investors, donors and the private sector to look at innovations, […]…Read More

Fauji Fertilizer to set up plant in Africa

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Fauji Fertilizer Company, the country’s biggest maker of the farm input by market value, plans to set up a plant in Africa as domestic gas shortages undermine profits and prospects of increasing output at home. The company has formed a consortium with foreign companies to invest at least $1.25 billion, Chief Executive Officer Naeem Khalid Lodhi, told the media. Fauji, which has yet to complete the selection of the site for the facility, plans to start building it…Read More