NEPAD and FAO launch rural youth project at the 11th CAADP Partnership Platform
Johannesburg, South Africa, March 25, 2015
MASERU- The Deputy Chairperson of the Potato Lesotho Association (PLA) Motšelisi Phatšoane says the launch of the Comprehensive Agriculture Advanced Development Programme (CAADP) in Lesotho would create equity in food production, the Informative heard last week.
25-26 March, Johannesburg, South Africa
Organised by the African Union Commission and the NEPAD Agency, the 11th Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme Partnership Platform (CAADP PP) will take place in Johannesburg, South Africa.
BEREA, Lesotho - The Small Holder Agricultural Development Programme (SADP) has helped the Falimehang Farmers Association- a newly formed association of mostly women whose mandate is the agribusiness.
Late rains and floods that affected most parts of southern Africa late last year and early this year have subdued the overall food security situation in the region, which has otherwise been impressive over the last few years. This was said by the SADC Executive Secretary Dr.
“Optimal solutions to problems in Africa are not at national but at a regional level, through continental strategic frameworks such as the Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Programme,” NEPAD Agency CEO Dr Ibrahim Mayaki said.
Interview with Mrs Estherine Fotabong (NEPAD Director of Programme Implementation & Coordination) on Women in Agriculture