Private sector leaders working in Africa’s agriculture sector are invited to request an invitation to attend the African Development Bank’s first high-level convening, Leadership4Agriculture (L4Ag) Forum, on November 28 in Abidjan, Cote D’Ivoire on November 28, 2017.
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
News from IGD’s Washington, DC Office By Austin R. Cooper Jr. The August congressional recess was a busy month of international travel for several Members of Congress. Sen. Chris Coons (D-DE), the ranking member of the Senate Subcommittee on African Affairs, led a bipartisan congressional delegation trip (CODEL)… Read More