Benjamin Abugri

11
Jun

Call for Proposals: Support the development of multi-stakeholder partnerships that promote demand-driven agricultural research and innovation in Eastern Africa (Kenya, Rwanda & Uganda)

A consortium consisting of FARA, ASARECA, and EAFF1 is implementing the project Strengthening Agricultural Knowledge and Innovation Ecosystem for Inclusive Rural Transformation and Livelihoods in Eastern Africa (AIRTEA) sponsored by the Organisation of African, Caribbean, and Pacific States (OACPS) through the ACPInnovation Fund which itself is funded by the European Union (EU) through the 11th European Development Fund (EDF). The

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9
Jun

REOI – Development & Operationalize of Strategies for Continental Private Sector Engagement for AR4D

Consulting Services: Consultancy to Develop Strategies for Private Sector Engagement in Africa’s Agricultural Research for Development (AR4D) Name of Project: CAADP-XP4 Activity Ref No: CAADP-XP4 Output 2/ Activity 2.1.4 / 2021 Procurement Ref: FARA/CAADP-XP4/CS/IC/2021/02 Date: Wednesday, June 09, 2021   The Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA) together with the Sub-Regional Agricultural Research Organizations (SROs) offer a strategic platform

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4
Jun

FARA proposed to Host the African Seed and Biotechnology Partnership Platform (ASB PP) of the African Union Commission (AUC)

Accra, 31 May 2021 The Steering Group (SG) of the African Seed and Biotechnology Partnership Platform (ASB PP) has endorsed the proposal to designate the Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA) as the host of the Secretariat for the ASB PP. The endorsement came on the back of a keenly competitive but transparent process. Announced during the second meeting

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3
Jun

FARA Delegation received by the Honorable Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation

Accra, 02 June 2021 The Honorable Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation (MESTI) of the Republic of Ghana, Dr Kweku Afriyie received in audience the Executive Director of the Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA) and the Head of Administration – Ms Ama Pokuah-Asenso, in his office on 2nd June 2021. MESTI is the line ministry responsible for

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27
May

Consultancy to Support Inclusive Capacity Development, Business Incubation along Country Priority Value Chains for Smallholders & Other stakeholders

Consulting Services: Consultancy to Support Inclusive Capacity Development, Business Incubation along Country Priority Value Chains for Smallholders & Other stakeholders Name of Project: European Union (EU) Funded – OACP (FARA, ASARECA and EAFF) Activity Ref No: AIRTEA Project/ Activity 3.1 / 2021 Procurement Ref: FARA/OACP/CS/IC/2021/01 Date: Thursday, May 27, 2021   The Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA) together

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29
Jan

Request for Expression of Interest – Hiring of Internal Audit Firm for FARA

  Consulting Services: The hiring of Internal Audit Firm for FARA Organisation: Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA) Procurement Ref: FARA/CS/QCBS/2021/01 Date: Friday, January 22, 2021   The Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA) is an apex organization forming and bringing together coalitions of major stakeholders in agricultural research for development (AR4D) in Africa. It is the technical

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19
Jan

Vacancy Announcement: COMMUNICATION SPECIALIST/SCIENCE WRITER AT FARA

Communication Specialist: Ref: FARA/adv/Comm/2021 Introduction The Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA) is the apex continental organization mandated to coordinate agricultural research and innovation in Africa and advocate for its effective deployment as a driver for African agricultural growth. FARA also serves as the technical arm of the Africa Union Commission (AUC) and the NEPAD Planning and Coordinating Agency

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9
Sep

REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST (INDIVIDUAL CONSULTANT): Develop guidelines for the establishment of an equitable partnership fund and its operationalization

Consulting Services: Recruitment of a Consultant to develop/review guidelines for the establishment of an equitable partnership fund (EquiPart Fund) and its operationalization to support proposal development during a validation workshop (through webinar). Name of project: Activity Ref No: CAADP-XP4 Output 2/ (Activity 2.3.4) Procurement Ref: FARA/CAADP-XP4/CS/IC/2020/21 Date: Wednesday, September 9, 2020   The African AR4D supra-national institutions (AFAAS, ASARECA CCARDESA,

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27
Aug

REQUEST FOR EOI (INDIVIDUAL CONSULTANT): Engage a Continental Enumerator to Support Content Generation in the Operationalization of FARADataInformS in CAADP-XP4

Consulting Services: Engage a Continental Enumerator to Support Content Generation in the Operationalization of FARADataInformS in CAADP-XP4 Name of project: Activity Ref No: CAADP-XP4 Output 4/ Activity 4.1.3 / 2020 Procurement Ref: FARA/CAADP-XP4/CS/IC/2020/24 Date: Thursday, August 27, 2020   The Science for African Agriculture (S4AC) Consortium comprising AFAAS, ASARECA, CCARDESA, CORAF and FARA, has secured resources from the EU under

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27
Aug

REQUEST FOR EOI (INDIVIDUAL CONSULTANT): Upgrade the IP Portal and Develop ICT Based Map of CSA Initiatives in Africa

Consulting Services: Consultancy to Upgrade the IP Portal and Develop ICT Based Map of CSA Initiatives in Africa Name of project: Activity Ref No: CAADP-XP4 Output 2/ Activity 2.1.1 / 2020/ Output 4/ Activity 4.1.1 / 2020 Procurement Ref: FARA/CAADP-XP4/CS/IC/2020/10 Date: Wednesday, August 26, 2020   The Science for African Agriculture (S4AC) Consortium comprising AFAAS, ASARECA, CCARDESA, CORAF and FARA,

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