GFAR Update - Special Issue

Steering Committee members begin mobilizing their networks to action

IIED: Horizon scanning activity

SENTINEL (Social and Environmental Trade-offs in African Agriculture) is a new African-European research project, led by IIED (the International Institute for Environment and Development) in the UK.

Seeking indigenous innovations for managing Fall Armyworm (FAW) in Africa

The Fall Armyworm, a very invasive insect pest, has spread rapidly since its arrival in African 2 years ago and now covers almost all of Sub-Saharan Africa. Feeding most destructively on maize, but also on sorghum and other crops, FAW is considered a major threat to production if not well managed.

Seeking indigenous innovations for managing Fall Armyworm (FAW) in Africa

The Fall Armyworm, a very invasive insect pest, has spread rapidly since its arrival in African 2 years ago and now c

Tesco: Agri T-Jam at World Agri-Tech Pitch Day

Tesco and its supply chain partners are seeking innovative, breakthrough technologies and solutions to help provide affordable, sustainable and healthy food for its customers.

If you are (or know) an early stage agtech start-up with an exciting solution or concept technology, don't miss the opportunity to be seen by this leading British food retailer.

FULL DETAILS AND ENTRY: https://worldagritechinnovation.com/tesco-agri-t-jam

On International Day, Indigenous Peoples Preserve Biodiversity

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This International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, August 9, is an opportunity to celebrate the ecological and

Who’s Doing What, Where and With Whom for Climate and Agriculture?

In late June, GFAR Secretariat launched a survey, commissioned by the EU as part of the development of the DeSIRA (De

GFAR themes 2013: Climate change