More Women Owning Agricultural Land in Africa Means Increased Food Security and Nutrition

Despite women being key figures in agriculture and food security, gender inequality is holding back progress towards ending hunger, poverty, and creating sustainable food systems.  During a high-level event on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly, the African Union (AU) and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the U.N. (FAO) reviewed the persistent … Read more

Women farmers without phones vulnerable to climate risk

Women smallholders’ limited access to mobile phones and call credits could derail use of climate information services (CIS) for adapting to climate change risks, a study in Ghana suggests. According to the researchers, although CIS could help smallholders make informed decisions on use of strategies to become resilient to climate change, research on its use … Read more

Vacancy Notice – Head of Finance & Administration

The Eastern Africa Grain Council (EAGC) is a regional private sector membership Not- for-Profit organization founded in 2006 and registered as a company limited by guarantee. The  organization’s  operation  span over 10  countries  in  Eastern  Africa  region  including  Kenya, Uganda,   Tanzania,   Rwanda,   Burundi,   DR  Congo, Zambia, Malawi, Ethiopia and South Sudan. Our members are key … Read more

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