There is definitely a future for a sustainable banana trade – but it means governments and businesses need to fast-track their support for smallholder farmers and agricultural workers now and focus on building and enhancing net-zero supply chains
Climate-smart agriculture project calls it a day
The Kenya ClimateSmart AgricultureProject (KCSAP) hascome to an end after itsimplementation for aperiod of five years.
Cameroon farmers dump cocoa, coffee for pepper in war on effects of climate change
The farmers say the unique white and black pepper dubbed Penja pepper, a more extreme climatetolerant cash crop, is holding out the hope of much-needed relief for thousands of farmers in the region.
Climate Change Set to reduce arable land and affect 80% smallholder farmers in Ethiopia
By Rogers Aghan, February 27, 2023, Nearly three-quarters of smallholder farmers are susceptible to climate hazards like flooding, drought and extreme heat across Ethi0pia.…
JCIA in fruitful talks with Kitui governor Malombe to improve adaptation to climate change and environmental conservation efforts
By Rogers Aghan, February 8, 2023, Kitui Governor, Julius Malombe met with the Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA) officials and the Japanese Ambassador to…
Cape Verde: digital remittances have the potential to boost rural development, says IFAD report
By Panagri Media Reporter, December 22, 2022, – A new country diagnostic report by the UN’s International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), funded by…
Africa climate negotiators to take a common position informed by science at the upcoming COP27
By Panagri Media Correspondent, November 3, 2022 The upcoming COP27 of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Egypt, starting on…