AGRA’s VALUE4HER program poised to accelerate women’s agribusiness in Africa

Women play significant role in agriculture in Sub-Saharan Africa, providing up to 50% of the agricultural labor force by producing food while ensuring family nutrition and food security. But, as has been extensively documented, gender-based inequalities in access to and … Continue reading AGRA’s VALUE4HER program poised to accelerate women’s agribusiness in Africa

Statement from Forster Boateng, AGRA Regional Head for West Africa in commemoration of World Food Day

The COVID-19 pandemic struck Ghana at a time when the country was grappling with youth unemployment, effects of climate change, and 2.5 million people (5% of the total population) who are food insecure. The measures aimed at tackling the health … Continue reading Statement from Forster Boateng, AGRA Regional Head for West Africa in commemoration of World Food Day