SFOAP > Events


30 Sep 2010 - 1 Oct 2010
The Southern African Confederation of Agricultural Union (SACAU) held a regional planning workshop for the IFAD/EC SFOAP. Participants to the workshop which was held in Pretoria from 30th to 31st September 2010 were the five participating National Farmers’ Organizations benefiting from SFOAP funding. The four objectives that were pursued at the [...]
22 Sep 2010 
On 22nd of September 2010, SACAU’s Capacity Development advisor went on a mission to Swaziland and had a meeting with the Swaziland National Agricultural Union (SNAU) leadership and management. The meeting was organized to discuss issues pertaining to SNAU’s governance; personnel; reporting requirements for the IFAD/EC SFOAP project; and procedures for [...]
30 Aug 2010 - 3 Sep 2010
The Food, Agriculture and Natural Resources Policy Analysis Network (FANRPAN) organized a high level regional food security dialogue that was held in Windhoek, Namibia from 30th August to 3rd of September 2010. The dialogue was attended by more than 200 delegates from about 25 countries from within and outside Africa. [...]
19 Jul 2010 - 24 Jul 2010
Officials from SACAU were among the delegates who attended the 5th Africa Agriculture Science Week and General Assembly of the Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA) that was held from 19 to 24 July 2010 in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. The objectives of the event were to highlight advances in [...]
20 May 2010 - 22 May 2010
The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) secretariat organized a planning meeting for the Commodity Trade in Eastern and Southern Africa (ACTESA) program in Livingstone (Zambia), aiming at enhancing national and regional trade in staple foods in order to stimulate agricultural growth and accelerated broad based poverty reduction [...]