Informal traders: a balancing act of survival

David Luke, Gerald Masila and Lily Sommer  In the fight against the corona-virus, almost all African countries have now suspended international flights, introduced 14-day quarantines, and closed land borders. Forty-four of Africa’s 54 countries have now announced land or port closures. In order to keep economies alive, cargo trade is typically still allowed … Read more

Grain Council Moves to save grain handlers from Substandard Storage Facilities

PRESS RELEASE EAGC Launches Initiative to Support Development of Standards for Hermetic Storage Technologies in Kenya  [Nairobi, Kenya, 30th January 2018] The Eastern Africa Grain Council (EAGC) has today launched an initiative to support development of Standards for Hermetic Storage Technologies used in the grain sector in Kenya. This will … Read more