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News: Evidence patchy on value of mobile apps for farmers

A review of research on how information services based on mobile phone technology can improve the lives of farmers has found only patchy evidence of success. Read more here: https://goo.gl/z4KMJA more

News: Forum for Agricultural Advisory Services-Kenya (KeFAAS)  AgLINK Newsletter. AFAAS Content

The Forum for Agricultural Advisory Services-Kenya (KeFAAS) has the pleasure to present its 4th issue of the AgLINK Newsletter. The newsletter provides an excellent platform for sharing of information and experiences among... more

News: INGENAES Symposium: Promoting Gender Responsive and Nutrition Sensitive Agricultural Extension

The INGENAES project and UFAAS together are hosting the Regional Symposium March 13 - 15, 2018, in Kampala, to bring together extension stakeholders to discuss and deliberate on promoting gender and nutrition sensitive agricultural extension. The... more

News: Natural Resources Institute (NRI) Annual Review 2016 -2017 published

The rNatural Resources Institute (NRI) has published its Annual Review 2016 -2017. The review presents a snapshot of NRI's work in a series of stories covering ten of their thematic areas. The stories reflect NRI's research and development work,... more

News: UFAAS 2017, ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING AND AGRICULTURAL EXTENSION WORKSHOP

Board Members (Uganda Forum for Agricultural Advisory Serivices), members (Uganda Forum for Agricultural Advisory Serivices) and participants who attended the Annual General Meeting and Agricultural Extension Workshop on Revitalizing Extension in... more

News: Reflections on the 3rd AFAAS Africa-Wide Agricultural Extension Week 2017 AFAAS Content

The 3rd AFAAS Africa-Wide Agricultural Extension Week 2017 had a number of side events and a record breaking more than 700 delegates. The main theme was “Scaling up Climate Smart Agriculture (CSA): integrating youth, women, and the digital... more

News: The Durban Declaration on: “SCALING UP CLIMATE SMART AGRICULTURE: INTEGRATING YOUTH, WOMEN AND THE DIGITAL REVOLUTION” AFAAS Content

Over 700 representatives from African ministries of agriculture; agricultural extension and advisory systems (including public, private and civil society organizations); farmers and their organizations; academia; national, regional and international... more

News: U-Goats in Central Uganda - an opportunity for networking

Launching a goat development network for NE-Central Wednesday 13th Dec, Mukono What is U-Goats? more