President Donald J. Trump unveiled a national security strategy on Dec. 18 that laid out U.S. foreign policy priorities, security and interests. Read the latest “Word from Washington”, a periodic blog post highlighting news and legislative updates from IGD’s Governmental Affairs Office.
Read the press release featuring highlights from the African Development Bank’s Leadership4Agriculture Forum, which was held on Nov. 28 in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire.
IGD Frontier Leader Network received a special invitation to attend Africa 2017 Forum on December 8-9 in Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt.
Listen to the latest podcast of “Making Farming Cool!”, where Dr. Dara Akala, executive director of PIND speaks about the organization’s innovative market-based approach to improve efficiencies in the cassava value chain in the Niger Delta in Nigeria.
IGD, with support from The Rockefeller Foundation, hosted on October 11, a workshop in Nairobi, Kenya with African businesses in Kenya’s mango value chain on fostering connections and learning around how to access available financial resources,
Agriculture is the engine of growth powering economies across the African continent. Attracting African young people to the agricultural sector to pursue career and entrepreneurial opportunities is key in spurring Africa’s agricultural transformation. The Initiative for Global Development and collaborating partner African Development Bank joined leading global agriculture-related organizations… Read More