Press Release: USAID, DFC and AUDA-NEPAD collaborate on the “100,000 MSMEs initiative”

The U.S. Mission to the African Union, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), the U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC), and the African Union Development Agency (AUDA-NEPAD) have announced their collaboration on the “100,000 MSMEs Initiative.” This Initiative contributes to … Continue reading Press Release: USAID, DFC and AUDA-NEPAD collaborate on the “100,000 MSMEs initiative”

Investing in Agriculture is not risky – Ghana’s Vice Prez to financial institutions

The Vice President of Ghana, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has called on financial institutions to reconsider the notion that investing in Agriculture is risky and play their integral role to promote agriculture, export and socio-economic development. He made the call on … Continue reading Investing in Agriculture is not risky – Ghana’s Vice Prez to financial institutions

U.S. Supports Women’s Economic Development with New Shea Processing Center and Warehouses

Ownership of the A Rocha Ghana shea butter processing facility and eight warehouses was transferred to nine shea cooperatives in the West Gonja District in the Savannah Region of northern Ghana. The new facilities are part of a U.S. Government … Continue reading U.S. Supports Women’s Economic Development with New Shea Processing Center and Warehouses

United States’ Feed the Future Program helps Agribusiness Sector in Ghana

The U.S. government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), hosted a virtual learning event culminating a seven-year, $41.6 million U.S. government-funded Feed the Future Agricultural Development and Value Chain Enhancement (ADVANCE II) activity. During the event, participants … Continue reading United States’ Feed the Future Program helps Agribusiness Sector in Ghana

Seed value chain actors sensitized on guidelines for implementing Seed Legislation in Ghana

The Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) in collaboration with USAID has organized a two-day workshop on “Development of Operational Guidelines for Seed Legislation in Ghana” for over 30 seed value chain actors at Akosombo, Eastern Region from … Continue reading Seed value chain actors sensitized on guidelines for implementing Seed Legislation in Ghana