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Gender and equality
Trade and production
 
Slides
16 November 2018
Access to markets for women-led agribusinesses: contributing to food security

Presentation by Felicia Muriuki, African Women Agribusiness Network, at the SIANI Members Meeting in Nairobi, November 14th 2018

Trade and production
Youth
 
Slides
16 November 2018
Accelerating agripreneurship among the youth using a competence-based learning approach

Presentation by Florence Opondo, Laikipia University, at the SIANI Members Meeting in Nairobi, November 14th 2018

Rural transformation
Youth
 
News Story
23 October 2018
Reap what you sow: Turning agriculture into an opportunity for the youth in the Sahel

Is agriculture an attractive career choice for the youth of today? What opportunities and constraints do young people see in agriculture? A new research project in Burkina Faso seeks to find this out.

Climate change and resource conflict
Health and nutrition
Landscape management
Rural transformation
Trade and production
Youth
 
Video
11 September 2018
How Do We Feed The World?

In June 2018, AgriFoSe2030 organized a writeshop in Gothenburg to gather ideas from young African researchers and produce a book with success stories from research about multifunctional...

Rural transformation
Youth
 
News Story
10 September 2018
Blending food tech and smallholder savvy

Ari.Farm is an app that you can use to invest in camel milk in Somalia. What is it exactly about and how does it work? SIANI took some time to speak to Jimale Mohamed, the creator of Ari.Farm.

Landscape management
 
Event
26 August 2018
Working with the flow? Multifunctional landscapes in a changing climate

SIANI co-hosts session on water and multifunctional landscapes at the World Water Week 2018 with partners in the SIWI hosted cluster group on landscapes and water. The event will highlight...

Gender and equality
Rural transformation
Youth
 
News Story
28 June 2018
Young researchers put rural transformation under the spotlight

During the 7-8th of June 2018, young researchers met at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) in Uppsala to discuss challenges related to rural development. A special focus was...

Gender and equality
Rural transformation
 
Blog Post
21 June 2018
Leaving women behind: Gender in agriculture in sub-Saharan Africa

Gender equality is a development booster and, indeed, women and girls made major strides in the last decade. But, have the lives of female farmers in sub-Saharan Africa improved?

Health and nutrition
 
Blog Post
23 March 2018
Could maize be a curse for Africa?

You must be wondering why the title? Well, this comes from a debate during the Third Global Food Security Conference in Cape Town in December 2017, and I will explain below the context in which it...

Health and nutrition
 
Blog Post
7 March 2018
Born undernourished, die undernourished: We have to break that curse!

This was the concluding remark by Dr Jessica Fanzo in her inspiring presentation at the Third Global Food Security Conference in Cape Town, this last December 2017. I attended the conference on...