About AGRF

The African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF) is a platform for global and African leaders to develop actionable plans that will move African agriculture forward.
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Africa’s agricultural sector and food systems must rapidly and sustainably transform to deliver incomes, food security, nutrition, and wider economic opportunities...
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Africa Food Prize

The Africa Food Prize is the preeminent award recognizing an outstanding individual or institution that is leading the effort to change the reality of farming in Africa..
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AGRF 2018 Speakers

Dr. Agnes M. Kalibata

President, Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA)

Strive Masiyiwa

Chairman and Founder, Econet and Board Chair, AGRA

Dr. Rajiv J. Shah

President, The Rockefeller Foundation

Ambassador Kenneth M. Quinn

President, The World Food Prize Foundation

Dr. Jennifer Blanke

Vice-President, Agricultural, Human and Social Development, AfDB

Dr. Kanayo F. Nwanze

Former President, IFAD & Inaugural Africa Food Prize Winner

Mamadou Biteye

Managing Director, Africa, The Rockefeller Foundation

H.E. Josefa Leonel Correia SACKO

Commissioner for Rural Economy and Agriculture, African Union Commission (AUC)

Arne Cartridge

Senior Adviser and Head of Global Initiatives, Yara International

Dr. Ousmane Badiane

Africa Director, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

Mr. Mostafa Terrab

Chairman and CEO of the OCP Group

Michael Hailu

Director, CTA

H.E Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete

Board Member, AGRA

Prof. Richard Mkandawire

Director, Africa Secretariat Alliance for African Partnership (AAP) | Chairperson Malawi National Planning Commission.

Gilbert F. Houngbo

President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)