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24 May 2017 - 26 May 2017
SACAU held its annual conference themed “Envisioning Future Farming Skills” from 24th to 25th May in Cape Town, South Africa. The conference was organised against the background that agriculture in general and, farming skills in particular, have become increasingly complex and demanding, thus pointing to the need for aligning skills, competencies [...]
20 Apr 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
The 2017 edition of the SFOAP Steering Committee (SC) meeting took place in Niamey, Niger on 20-21 April 2017, with the participation of representatives from the five Regional Farmers' Organizations (RFOs), the Pan-African Farmers’ Organization (PAFO), the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), the European Union (EU) and the Swiss [...]
20 Apr 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
The 2017 SFOAP Steering Committee (SC) will take place in Niamey, Niger, on 20-21 April to review the overall implementation of the programme. About thirty participants are expected to join the meeting, including representatives from Regional Farmers Organisations, the Pan-African Farmers' Organisation, IFAD, as well as the SFOAP financial partners such [...]
13 Apr 2017 - 14 Apr 2017
On 13 and 14 April 2017, the Coordination Togolaise des Organisations Paysannes et de Producteurs Agricoles (CTOP) hosted a national workshop for the development of their contribution to the process of drafting and finalizing the Programme national d'investissement agricole et de sécurité alimentaire et nutritionnel (PNIASAN).   In particular, the main objectives [...]
3 Apr 2017 - 4 Apr 2017
The Steering Committee that drives the collaboration of regional dairy associations within SACAU convened a meeting on 3rd April in Pretoria, South Africa. The Committee reviewed progress of the dairy platform, finalised terms of reference for the platform and looked at the longer-term focus of the collaboration. Central to the regional [...]