This report covers the program’s major accomplishments and outputs from October through December 2017, which is Quarter 1 of Africa Lead’s fifth year of implementation. It highlights the support, facilitation, […]
Assignment: Development of Case Study on World Food Programme’s (WFP) Asset Creation Transition Location: Nairobi, Kenya Period of Performance: April 2018 to May 2018 Level of Effort: 27 days Background Africa Lead is […]
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) […]
The report highlights Africa Lead’s support, facilitation, and training to improve institutional capacity and broader systems and institutional architecture to manage agricultural transformation as well to promote the effective, inclusive […]
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 […]
Surrounding the Uluguru Mountains of Morogoro sits Vonkavy Agrocompany Limited, an agribusiness owned and operated by 29-year-old Eugene Kavishe. Eugene wakes up at 6 a.m. every morning to manage operations […]
Building on its existing leadership training program, Africa Lead has launched a new Entrepreneurship and Agribusiness Development Course to meet the needs of youth and women entrepreneurs looking to launch […]
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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