CAAPs

26
Jan

CAAPs and AfCFTA, huge potential for increasing agricultural productivity and expanding African trade -UN Secretary General

The UN Secretary-General lauds the African Union (AU) Common African Agro-Parks, (CAAPs) and African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) as potential for increasing agricultural productivity and expanding intra-African trade during his message at the ongoing Africa Food Summit Dakar 2 in Senegal. The three-day Summit, hosted by His Excellency Mr. Macky Sall, President of the Republic of Senegal and Chairperson

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24
Nov

Africa Union Summit ShowCases Common African Agro Parks (CAAPs) Initiative

Niamey, 24th November 2022: The African Union Members States, the Regional Economic Communities, the United Nations (FAO, UNIDO, ECA), and Development Partners converged to discuss the implementation and financing modalities for the establishment of the Common African Agro-Parks (CAAPs). The event took place on the margins of the ongoing AU Summit on Industrialization and Economic Diversification, in Niamey, Niger, under

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24
Nov

Agro-industrial parks as key policy tool to meeting the African Union Agenda 2063: The Africa We Want

NIAMEY, 24 November – “The creation of five large agro-industrial zones, one in each region of Africa, will serve as major agricultural hubs on the continent, and it is time to stimulate private and public investments in the agro-industries,” said African Union’s Commissioner for Agriculture, Rural Development, Blue Economy, and Sustainable Environment, Josefa Sacko. Speaking at a side event held

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8
Sep

REOI (Individual Consultant): Recruitment of a Junior Consultant to develop a virtual architectural design as input to the Common African Agro-Parks (CAAPs) Programme

REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST (INDIVIDUAL CONSULTANT)  Consulting Services: Recruitment of a Junior Consultant to develop a virtual architectural design as input to the Common African Agro-Parks (CAAPs) Programme communication materials Name of Project: FARA/CAAPs Activity Ref No: CAAPs Activity 0.3.4 Procurement Ref: FARA/CAAPs/CS/IC/2022/02 Date: Tuesday, September 06, 2022 Submission deadline: Tuesday, September 20, 2022   The Common African Agro-Parks Programme

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6
Sep

REOI (Individual Consultant) – Recruitment of a Junior Consultant to provide CAAPs communication services

REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST (INDIVIDUAL CONSULTANT)   Consulting Services: Recruitment of a Junior Consultant to provide communication services and develop a communication video for the Common African Agro-Parks (CAAPs) Name of Project: FARA/CAAPs Activity Ref No: CAAPs Activity 0.3.4 Procurement Ref: FARA/CAAPs/CS/IC/2022/01 Date: Tuesday, September 06, 2022 Submission deadline: Tuesday, September 20, 2022   The Common African Agro-Parks Programme

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9
May

The Common African Agro-Parks (CAAPs)-Technical Coordination Team (CAAPs-TCT) Proposes Selection Criteria for AU Member States to Host a Pilot Demonstration Project

  The Common African Agro-Parks (CAAPs)-Technical Coordination Team (CAAPs-TCT) convened its 2022 Planning Workshop in Nairobi, Kenya, from 25th– 29th April 2022. The workshop brought together CAAPs-TCT members from the African Union Commission, African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), Forum for Agricultural Research for Africa (FARA), United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), Pan-African Farmers Associations (PAFO), and Pan-African Agribusiness Apex

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