Twenty-four-year-old youth activist and program officer for the non-profit Education Village, Meheti Kiyongo, believes that supporting youth entrepreneurship is critical for economic growth and combating malnutrition in rural Tanzania. Meheti […]
Africa Lead held a strategic planning workshop on 1 February 2018 to help youth entrepreneur, Kisioki Moitiko, and representatives from The International Collaborative for Science, Education, and the Environment (ICSEE) […]
As a step towards enhancing the engagement of the agriculture private sector in government policy processes, Africa Lead facilitated a one-day workshop that convened private sector actors from diverse segments […]
Africa Lead facilitated the Northern Kenya Impact Evaluation and Planning Workshop on 7 December 2017, at the Lord Erroll restaurant in Nairobi. Fifty participants, including the Director of USAID’s Center […]
Africa Lead facilitated the inaugural meeting of the Partnership for Resilience and Economic Growth (PREG) Nutrition Technical Working Group (NTWG) on 19 October 2017 at the UNICEF offices in Nairobi. Thirty-five […]
As part of ongoing support to the development of Kenya’s new Agriculture Sector Transformation and Growth Strategy (ASTGS), Africa Lead served as the technical facilitator for Kenya’s first national “writeshop” […]
Youth Consortium Chair Emmanuel Ngore presents youth priorities to 75 stakeholders developing the new “Agriculture Sector Growth and Transformation Strategy” in Naivasha, Kenya. Photo Credit: Africa Lead Naivasha, Kenya (6 […]
Nairobi, Kenya (28 September 2017): The commitment of Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) member states to harmonize regional seed policy, improve seed sector infrastructure, and address seed […]
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 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.
Africa Lead is working across sub-Saharan Africa, with offices and staff across West Africa, East, and Southern Africa. Africa Lead II's US office is based in Bethesda, MD, USA.
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