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Constituents (SROs)

FARA was voted into existence in 1997 at the 17th Plenary of the Special Programme for African Agricultural Research (SPAAR), a precursor organization to FARA, situated within the World Bank, by the Sub-Regional Organizations, including:

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ASARECA: Association for Strengthening Agricultural Research in Eastern and Central Africa
www.asareca.org

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CORAF/WECARD: West and Central African Council for Agricultural Research and Development
www.coraf.org

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SADC-FANR (now CCARDESA): Centre for Coordination of Agricultural Research and Development for Southern Africa
www.ccardesa.org

FARA facilitated the establishment of the North African Sub-Regional Organization (NASRO). The launching meeting of the NASRO took place in Cairo, Egypt on 19 April 2009. Representatives from FARA, others SROs, and North Africa NARS attended the meeting.

News & Events

AOSTI and FARA Discuss Collaboration on Observatory for Africa Agriculture

24th May, 2018
ACCRA, 23rd May 2018: THE Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA) will collaborate with the African Observatory of Science, Technology and Innovation (AOSTI)
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FARA advocates for Brazilian System of Rural Capacity Building and Professional empowerment

13th May, 2018
The Executive Director of FARA, Dr Yemi Akinbamijo paid a visit to the Federação da Agricultura e Pecuária da Bahia
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