Scaling up for food security.

Africa Lead is one of Feed the Future and USAID’s primary food security capacity building programs 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.

Africa Lead
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.

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PREG Lessons Learned Event

Mores Loolpapit, Chief of Party for the AphiaPlus Imarisha program, asks a question during a plenary session at the PREG…

Africa Lead Lessons Learned Event

Africa Lead partners, staff, consultants, and USAID staff gather for the Africa Lead Lessons Learned Event in Nairobi, Kenya. Photo…

PREG Bi-annual Learning Event: Strengthening Reflection, Analysis, and Collective Action

Esther Omosa, a Nutrition Specialist at the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), takes PREG partners through AVCD’s activities in the…

East Africa Seed Network Webinar Brings Together Seed Companies and Investment Funds

Dr. Richard Jones, Chief of Party for Scaling Seed and Technologies Partnership (SSTP), asks panelists to describe the current finance…


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