Building an enabling environment for climate-smart agriculture: The role of governments

The agriculture sector across the globe not only feeds the world’s population but it also provides nearly 27 percent of worldwide employment. Yet the sector faces significant sustainability challenges: it is estimated to contribute more than one-fifth of global greenhouse … Continue reading Building an enabling environment for climate-smart agriculture: The role of governments

Reasons your finest professionals are moving into Agri-Industry as Entrepreneurs

Nowadays, professionals in the so-called white-colour jobs or customary in-demand disciplines are turning to Agriculture. Name them  — Doctors, Engineers, Teachers, Nurses, Bankers, etc. — are gradually drifting into the agricultural industry as a better option at the peak of their … Continue reading Reasons your finest professionals are moving into Agri-Industry as Entrepreneurs

Advancing Research on Climate Change: World Bank grants $60 million to help strengthen resilience of the Agric sector

The World Bank Board of Directors today approved a $60 million International Development Association (IDA) grant to help African countries strengthen the resilience of their agricultural sectors to the threat posed by climate change. The grant fulfills the World Bank’s … Continue reading Advancing Research on Climate Change: World Bank grants $60 million to help strengthen resilience of the Agric sector

Prof. Denis W. Aheto Re-Appointed by the World Bank to serve on the Interim Technical Advisory Committee for WACA Programme

The Director of the Centre for Coastal Management/The Africa Centre of Excellence in Coastal Resilience of the University of Cape Coast, Prof. Denis W. Aheto, has been re-appointed by the World Bank for another one-year term as a member of … Continue reading Prof. Denis W. Aheto Re-Appointed by the World Bank to serve on the Interim Technical Advisory Committee for WACA Programme