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 […]
Twenty-seven-year-old Simon Titus Malugu displays one of his 300-egg capacity incubators at United Nation Office in Nairobi. is the founder of Simon Tito Food Company Limited in Morogoro, Tanzania. Simon’s […]
Ensuring learning, communication and collaboration among key stakeholders in the East Africa regional seed sector is essential for identifying challenges in seed trade and developments in seed policy processes and […]
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 […]
Kenya’s Cabinet Secretary of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries Hon. Willy Bett highlighted in a follow-up op-ed titled Kenya’s Agriculture Sector Ready for Increased Investments, expressing why the meeting was a pivotal step in following through on the commitments Kenya had made to CAADP, as well as to the continental campaign led by NEPAD, AU, AGRA and AfDB to “Seize the Moment” and drive economic growth through the agriculture sector, reduce food imports, and enhance food security across the continent.
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.
7600 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 200
Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
+1 301 771 7600
+1 301 771 7777
East & Southern Africa Regional Office
Acorn House, 97 James Gichuru Road, Lavington Nairobi, Kenya
+254 727 405 020
West Africa Regional Office
8, Route du Meridien President Almadies
Residence Rokhaya /49 Dakar, Senegal
Off: +221 33 820 3388
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