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A message from the AfDB President Akinwumi A. Adesina on “Partnering with Universities for a Sustainable Food System in Africa” delivered during the World Bank-IMF Spring Meetings 2017, April 20, 2017. Watch video at: https://www.afdb.org/en/news-and-events/multimedia/video/afdb-president-akinwumi-a-adesina-for-partnering-with-universities-for-a-sustainable-food-system-in-africa-world-bank-imf-spring-meetings-2017-april-20-2017-1311/


Deadline: December 02, 2016-January 15, 2017 | Online Agriculture is the backbone of the East African regional economy, as it accounts for about 32% of the region’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP). Growth in the agriculture sector helps raise incomes, create employment opportunities, reduces poverty, and accounts for about 70% of employment opportunities in Kenya, Rwanda, and Uganda. Despite being a field vibrant with innovations driven by young people, those engaged in agriculture… Read More