Faraafrica

20
Sep

Capacity Gaps Assessment in 6 Tertiary Education Trust Fund’s (TETFund) Centers of Excellence in Nigeria to improve Agricultural Research and Innovation Fellowship for Africa (ARIFA) design

Consulting Services: Capacity Gaps Assessment in 6 Tertiary Education Trust Fund’s (TETFund) Centers of Excellence in Nigeria to improve Agricultural Research and Innovation Fellowship for Africa (ARIFA) design Name of Project: FARA/TETFUND/ARIFA Activity Ref No: FARA/DRI/ ICF03/2.3 TETFUND Procurement Ref: FARA/TETFUND/ARIFA/CS/IC/2021/01 Date: Monday, September 20, 2021 1. The Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA) and Tertiary Education Trust Fund

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19
Jul

Consultancy Service: Conduct Regional Reviews of Trade in Agricultural Inputs and Commodities to Improve the implementation of existing Trade Policies to support Cross-Border Trade in Africa

Name of Project: CAADP-XP4 Activity Ref No: CAADP-XP4 Output 3/ Activity 3.5.2 / 2021 Procurement Ref: FARA/CAADP-XP4/CS/IC/2021/08 Date: Friday, July 16, 2021 1. The Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA) together with the Sub-Regional Agricultural Research Organizations (SROs) offer a strategic platform that fosters continental and global networking to strengthen the innovation capacities of Africa’s agricultural research system. FARA

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17
Jun

Consultancy Services: Technical Support to National and Regional Organizations on Strengthening Quality Control of Agricultural Inputs and Products

Consulting Services: Provision of Technical Support to National and Regional Organizations on Strengthening Quality Control of Agricultural Inputs and Products Name of Project: CAADP-XP4 Activity Ref No: CAADP-XP4 Output 3/ Activity 3.5.1 / 2021 Procurement Ref: FARA/CAADP-XP4/CS/IC/2021/03 Date: Thursday, June 17, 2021 The Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA) together with the Sub-Regional Agricultural Research Organizations (SROs) offer a

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19
Apr

Engagement of a Consultant to train Country Stakeholders on Resource Mobilization and management in conjunction with International Experts

Consulting Services: Engagement of a Consultant to train Country Stakeholders on Resource Mobilization and management in conjunction with International Experts   Name of project: CAADP-XP4 Activity Ref No: CAADP-XP4 Output 2/ Activity 2.2.1 / 2021 Procurement Ref: FARA/CAADP-XP4/CS/IC/2021/01 Date: Monday, April 19, 2021 The Science for African Agriculture (S4AC) Consortium comprising AFAAS, ASARECA, CCARDESA, CORAF and FARA, has secured resources

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29
Jan

African Development Bank backs young ‘agripreneurs’ to beat climate change

Africa’s youth need investment, not ’empowerment’, to realise the continent’s potential and support food security, says the head of the African Development Bank By Megan Rowling BARCELONA, Jan 29 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – The African Development Bank plans to deploy billions of dollars to help young people build a new digitally-driven model of agriculture that can feed the continent’s people

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13
Jan

Consultancy to produce Best Practice Guidance Note

REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST (INDIVIDUAL CONSULTANT) RE-ADVERTISING Consulting Services: To develop Continental Good Practice Guidance Notes based on AR4D Institutional Partnerships and Collaborative experiences of FARA, SROs and AFAAS to facilitate lesson learning and advocacy   Name of project: Activity Ref No: CAADP-XP4 Output 4/ Activity 4.4.3 / 2020 Procurement Ref: FARA/CAADP-XP4/CS/IC/2020/16 Date: Wednesday, January 13, 2021 The Science

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13
Jan

Consultancy on the ‘Flagship Publication of Africa Status Report on Research and Innovation’ – AfARR

REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST (INDIVIDUAL CONSULTANT) RE-ADVERTISING Consulting Services: Consultancy on the ‘Flagship Publication of Africa Status Report on Research and Innovation’ – AfARR Name of project: Activity Ref No: CAADP-XP4 Output 4/ Activity 4.4.2 / 2020 Procurement Ref: FARA/CAADP-XP4/CS/IC/2020/15 Date: Wednesday, January 13, 2021 1. The Science for African Agriculture (S4AC) Consortium comprising AFAAS, ASARECA, CCARDESA, CORAF and

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21
Nov

FARA and State of São Paulo Collaborate to Strengthen Agribusiness Capacity in Africa

On the sidelines of the Brazil African Forum 2019, the Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa and the Government of the State of São Paulo have been discussing opportunities for commercial, technical and scientific partnerships between FARA and Government of the State of São Paulo and the São Paulo agribusiness companies. This engagement has been made possible through the initiative

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15
Nov

ARIFA is the Game-Changer

The Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA), has launched the Brazilian version of the Agricultural Research and Innovation Fellowship for Africa (ARIFA), which will see young Africans equipped with 21st century skills and capacity to innovate. The launch of ARIFA on the margins of the Brazil Africa Forum 2019, currently underway in Sao Paulo, was chaired by Nigeria’s Minister

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13
Nov

Africa’s Common Challenge: to bring technology and alternative energy to the villages to avoid the rural – urban exodus

The African Continent comprises 55 countries, with different economic and agricultural realities. But most of these countries face the same challenge: how to bring new technologies and different types of eco-energy sources to agricultural fields. These technologies among numerous other benefits help to stem the migration of youth from rural areas to the cities in search for jobs which are

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