The AFAAS Virtual Platform is a mobile and web based network for agricultural advisory services agents and other stakeholders to collaborate, solve problems, and pursue new project and business opportunities.


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Agricultural Advisory Service Agents

I use the platform to get answers to problems and share practical tips.

Researchers and Practitioners

I can network, share knowledge and develop new projects.

Entrepreneurs & Agribusiness

I'm interested in exploring new business and market development opportunities.

Sponsors and Mentors

I have resources and skills I can contribute to help get African agriculture going

Latest content

News: Learning, action research and outreach for inclusive development - Boosting competencies in higher education, 10 – 28 Oct 2016

We are please to share news of an upcoming training course specially designed for people working in tertiary agricultural and rural educa more...

News: Building Linkages in Agricultural Education and Training through Systems Thinking

The application of systems thinking to agricultural education and training (AET) is critical to sustainable agricultural development. more...

Resource: Intergrating Post-Harvest Development Capacity into national extension services

Lisa Kitinoja (Postharvest Education Foundation, USA) participated as keynote speaker in the session on Education Platform and Decision S more...

News: Coming soon: The first ‘youth in agribusiness’ web TV in Africa!

In recent years, individuals and organisations have been advocating more strongly for the increased engagement of African youth in agricu more...

Resource: Agriculutral Financing

What is Agricultural Financing all About? more...

Story: Paying it forward in Social Media for Agriculture

Jim Cano and Dax Olfindo members of Young Professionals for Agricultural Development (YPARD) Philippines were trained in Thailand last De more...

News: Building extension and advisory partnerships in Africa AFAAS Content

On January 14-15 2016, Dr Silim Nahdy, the executive director of the African Forum for Agricultural Advisory Services (AFAAS), and his te more...

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