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October 2015

The 2nd Annual ReNAPRI Stakeholder Conference, Maputo Mozambique

By | October 28th, 2015|News|

FoodTrade ESA partner, Regional Network of Agricultural Policy Research Institutes (ReNAPRI) held their 2nd Annual stakeholder conference in Maputo, Mozambique from 27 to 28th October 2015. This conference thematic topic was “Anticipating the Future of Agriculture in Eastern and Southern Africa: Outlook for Maize, Wheat, Rice and Sugar.” ReNAPRI is an African-led, African-driven regionally coordinated [...]

FoodTrade ESA signs Grant agreement with Eastern Africa Grain Council for G-SOKO Phase II

By | October 21st, 2015|News|

The Eastern Africa Grain Council (EAGC), and the DFID funded FoodTrade East and Southern Africa Project (FoodTrade ESA), signed a grant agreement of 2,947,509 GBP (about US$ 4.4 million) for Phase II of the project on ‘Development of a Structured Grain Trade Systems East Africa’, at the Southern Sun Hotel, last Friday, 16th October, 2015. [...]

The 6th African Grain Trade summit

By | October 19th, 2015|News|

The 6th African Grain Trade summit organised by the Eastern Africa Grain Council commenced on the 1st of October, 2015 in Kigali, Rwanda. FoodTrade East and Southern Africa  attended the three day summit in its capacity as a key sponsor. This Summit gathered stakeholders across the grain value chain in Africa for discussions on issues [...]