Scaling up for food security.

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.

Passing the Torch
In Kenya, Africa Lead has partnered with the Kenya government and donor organizations to institutionalize its flagship "Champions for Change" training curriculum and reach all 47 counties in Kenya. Africa Lead did so to ensure sustainability of the training after Africa Lead programming concludes.
Chicken and the egg

Africa Lead is supporting Tanzania agribusiness entrepreneur Eugene Kavishe through a technical agribusiness consultant to help him develop a five-year sustainability plan that includes business objectives, growth strategy, risk analysis, financial plan and projections, marketing and communications plan, and action planning.

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Trainer Directory

Africa Lead has invested in building the capacity of experienced trainers/facilitators that are able to understand and facilitate discussions relating to agricultural transformation and have a proven track record in delivering capacity building training programs for multiple stakeholders within the agricultural sector.

New movie features Africa's everyday superheroes, women farmers
The struggles and triumphs of African women farmers, everyday superheroes, are the focus of the new dramatic film Kumekucha: FATUMA supported by Africa Lead.

Updates from Africa Lead

New movie features Africa's everyday superheroes, women farmers

Farms and fields across sub-Saharan Africa are full of everyday heroes. Smallholder farmers, both men and women, overcome incredible odds…

Workshop Generates Awareness and Skills to Combat the Fall Armyworm in Eastern Africa

Landouard Semukera (left) and Nicolas Uwitonze (right) of the Feed the Future Rwanda Hinga Weze activity participate in a breakout…

Inaugural PREG Nutrition Technical Working Group Meeting

Participants listen to a presentation during the NDMA OCA validation workshop. Photo credit: Africa Lead   Africa Lead facilitated the…

Resilience Partners Design New Impact Evaluation for Programs Operating in Northern Kenya

Greg Collins addresses the partners during the Northern Kenya Impact Evaluation Planning Workshop. Photo credit: Africa Lead   Africa Lead…


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