Scaling up for food security in Africa.

Africa Lead is Feed the Future’s primary capacity building program in sub Saharan Africa. Feed the Future (FTF) is the U.S. Government’s global hunger and food security initiative.

The Africa Lead program works to help realize FTF’s and the African Union’s Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Program (CAADP) goals of reduced hunger and poverty by building the capacity of champions, institutions and stakeholders to develop, lead and manage the structures needed for African-led agriculture transformation and food security.

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Kenya's Dairy Champion

When Alex Gitonga graduated from Nairobi University with a degree in Food Science and Technology, he struggled to find a…


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Africa Lead’s Legacy: Strengthening Africa Lead’s Trainers

Anthony Sangeda, one of the lead facilitators, exchanges with participants during Africa Lead’s TOT in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. (Victor…


Gladys Adusah leads a workshop to empower community members in Brong Ahafo to advocate for their rights.
Champions for Change Help Women in Ghana Exercise Their Rights

As originally featured in the August 2016 Feed the Future newsletter. Water pollution is a potential consequence of mining, and…


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USAID, ASNAPP initiate agricultural internship programme

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in partnership with Africa Lead has initiated an Internship Partnership Network dubbed…


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Policy & Leadership Learning

For over six years, Africa Lead has helped our partners coordinate and facilitate learning across sub-Saharan Africa related to leadership and policy change in the agricultural sector. In our Learning section of this site, we share information, content, and resources online to extend our materials to our participants and the general public.

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