Resources

Resource: What’s Smart About Climate-smart Agriculture?

Over the past seven years, leading international institutions involved in the design of food and agriculture policy on a global scale have increasingly turned to the rubric of ‘climate-smart agriculture’ (CSA) to coordinate their activities. more

Resource: 50 PUBLICATIONS EVERY EXTENSION PROFESSIONAL SHOULD READ

To remain relevant and to support addressing the rapidly evolving challenges in agriculture, extension professionals need to upgrade their competencies. more

Resource: Newly published book on “Indigenous Knowledge Systems and Climate Change in Africa”

Climate change and its impacts on smallholder farmers have become increasingly topical issue in policy debates and development agenda, especially in Africa where farming in mainly rainfed. more

Resource: FAO e-Learning Courses

FAO’s e-learning courses are designed for self-paced learning and offered free of charge in English, French and Spanish. Subject experts from around the world have been involved in the development of the courses which are divided into 18 categories: more

Resource: The African Seed Access Index (TASAI)

The African Seed Access Index (TASAI) monitors indicators that are essential to seed sector development at national level. It gives an annual scorecard on the vibrancy or competitiveness of the formal seed sector. more

Resource: ADDIS ABABA DECLARATION ON REINVIGORATING AFRICAN AGRICULTURAL EXTENSION AND ADVISORY SERVICES 2015

This Declaration was adopted by the participants who attended the 2nd Africa Wide Agricultural Extension Week, October 11-16, 2015 and endorsed at the 2015 AFAAS General Assembly. more

Resource: DÉCLARATION D'ADDIS-ABEBA SUR LA REVITALISATION DES SERVICES DE VULGARISATION ET DE CONSEIL AGRICOLES EN AFRIQUE 2015

La présente Déclaration a été adoptée par les délégués ayant pris part aux travaux de la deuxième édition de la Semaine africaine de vulgarisation agricole, du 11 au 16 octobre 2015 et approuvée par l'Assemblée générale d’AFAAS. more