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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

FARA hosts the Orientation, Planning, and Advocacy Strategy Validation Workshop for Regional Advocacy Champions of the Building Nutritious Food Basket Project.

27th Mar, 2017
As part of FARA’s efforts in coordinating policy engagement and regional advocacy for increased investment and policy change to support the scaling up biofortified crops at the regional
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Introducing Dr. Amos Gyau, Lead Specialist, Capacity for Development (FARA)

27th Mar, 2017
Dr. Amos Gyau, a Ghanaian national, joined FARA as the Lead Specialist for Capacity Development in March 2017.
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