NEWS AND UPDATES

Technologies for African Agricultural Transformation

2016-05-11

The African Development Bank organized an Identification and Preparation Workshop on Technologies for African Agricultural Transformation (TAAT) on April 12-14, in Ibadan, Nigeria, in collaboration with CGIAR centers, FARA, Africa Harvest and other organizations.

THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY AGRICULTURAL COOPERATIVE: INCREASING THE BUSINESS CREDIBILITY OF SMALLHOLDERS

2016-01-22

This essay is part of a special edition being published in partnership with Foreign Affairs, titled “African Farmers in the Digital Age.” This anthology explores the future of African food systems and the role that digital solutions can play in overcoming the isolation of smallholder farmers and speeding up rural development.

YARA PRIZE WINNERS HONORED FOR THEIR PROFOUND IMPACT ON AFRICAN FARMING

2015-10-05

The Yara Prize 2015 is being awarded to Dr. Ousmane Badiane, Director for Africa at IFPRI, and Mr. Eric Kaduru, Founder and CEO, KadAfrica.

RESAKSS 2015 ANNUAL CONFERENCE IN ADDIS ABABA

2015-10-01

The Regional Strategic Analysis and Knowledge Support System for Southern Africa (ReSAKSS-SA), facilitated by the International Water Management Institute - Southern Africa Office (IWMI-SA), participated in the ReSAKSS 2015 Annual Conference, which was held at the headquarters of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on September 1-3, 2015.

AGRODEP GAMS TRAINING TOOLBOX

2015-09-14

The AGRODEP GAMS Training Toolbox is intended to assist those interested in economic modeling-- including but not limited to general and partial equilibrium models as well as optimization problems-- by teaching them to use the GAMS software, a cornerstone of many modeling efforts.

RESAKSS-SA HOSTS THE AGRICULTURE JOINT SECTOR REVIEW ASSESSMENT REPORT VALIDATION WORKSHOP IN SWAZILAND

2015-06-10 

The International Water Management Institute for Southern Africa (IWMI-SA) through the Regional Strategic Analysis and Knowledge Support Systems for Southern Africa (ReSAKSS-SA) in collaboration with the Swaziland Ministry of Agriculture and the Economic Development Commission for Southern Africa (EDC-SA) hosted the first Swaziland Agriculture Joint Sector Review Assessment Validation workshop. The workshop was held at Sibane hotel, Swaziland, on 21-22 May 2015.

11TH CAADP PP CENTERS ON TRANSLATING MALABO DECLARATION INTO ACTIONS, RESULTS, AND IMPACT

2015-04-21 

The 11th CAADP Partnership Platform (PP) meeting opened with much talk on how to translate the Malabo Declaration into concrete actions, results, and impact on the ground.

LATEST PUBLICATIONS

Promoting Agricultural Trade to Enhance Resilience in Africa

ATOR 2012 | 2013 | ReSAKSS-AW

Suivi des processes de développement de l’agriculture ouest africaine et de ses performances: une analyse comparative

ATOR 2010 | 2012| ReSAKSS-WA

Monitoring Agriculture Sector Performance, Growth and Poverty Trends in Mozambique

ATOR 2010 | 2011 | Mozambique SAKSS