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, […]
It is widely accepted as fact that in order to achieve the goals set forth in the African Union’s Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme (CAADP), citizen participation is essential. The […]
The 11th meeting of the Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Program (CAADP) Partnership Platform (PP), held in Johannesburg, South Africa from March 25 to 26, 2015, was themed “Walking the Talk: Delivering […]
The seed sector in Ethiopia is growing, however it faces limitations in export trade, private sector inclusion and dominance of government owned national and regional seed enterprises in the sector. […]
The feature film, Kumekucha: Tunu, highlighting the struggles and triumphs of Tanzania’s young farmers made its American debut on the big screen at the 32nd Annual Washington, DC International Film Festival, known as FilmFest DC. […]
Africa Lead facilitated the Resilience and Sustainable Escapes from Poverty in Kenya Learning Event on April 18, 2018 in Nairobi. Seventy-eight participants from donor agencies, implementing partner organizations, PREG partner […]
The Africa Lead / Comprehensive Agriculture Development Program (CAADP) Non-State Actors Coalition Small Grants Program, an initiative under the support of United States Agency for International Development (USAID), kicked off […]
Nairobi, Kenya (14 March 2018) Africa Lead facilitated the Economics of Resilience to Drought Learning Event on March 14, 2018 at the Trademark Hotel in Nairobi. Ninety-three participants from donor […]
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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