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African agricultural leaders gather to “Seize the Moment” on malnutrition

8th September, 2016, Nairobi – On Tuesday 6th September, as part of the 2016 African Green Revolution Forum in Nairobi, Kenya, the Global Panel...

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Kenya sets the tone with US $200 million for youth agribusiness

NAIROBI, KENYA (9 September 2016)—The 2016 African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF) wrapped up today, having delivered a massive infusion of both financial, political and...

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The Nairobi Communiqué

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U.S. Government Expands Vision for Global Food Security

WASHINGTON, DC – United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Gayle Smith announced a new report in Nairobi, Kenya today that expands the U.S....

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Commitments by Processing Companies to Buy 600MT of Potatoes per Month to Benefit Thousands of Kenyan Farmers

Nairobi, 8 September 2016 – Companies producing potato products in East Africa have announced a commitment to purchase 600 metric tonnes (MT) of potatoes...

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More than US $30 Billion in Commitment to African Agriculture

NAIROBI, KENYA (8 September 2016) — It was a blockbuster moment for African agriculture yesterday as African leaders, businesses, and major development partners pledged...

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New Report Finds Ten Years On, African Countries that Embraced Agriculture Saw Food Production, GDP and Nutrition All Improve

NAIROBI, KENYA (6 September 2016)—A decade of intense domestic attention to farmers and food production has generated “the most successful development effort” in African...

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African Leaders Gather in Nairobi to “Seize the Moment” and Deliver Major New Investments for African Agriculture

NAIROBI, KENYA (5 September 2016)—Heads of state and high-level officials from over 40 countries are among 1500 agriculture experts gathering here today for the...

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Banking On Agriculture

Banking on Agriculture: East Africa’s Largest Commercial Bank Announces Support for Agricultural Transformation KCB Group’s Kshs10 million investment to boost the agricultural sector Nairobi,...

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