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Aldi launches new partnership with Farm Africa to help tackle poverty in rural Africa

07 June 2016

Aldi UK has become the first UK supermarket to team up with international development charity Farm Africa, in a three-year partnership to support young farmers in Kenya.

A new world record has been set driving from Norway to South Africa in aid of Farm Africa

17 May 2016

A new world record for driving from Europe’s most northerly tip in Norway to the southern tip of the African continent in South Africa was set on Monday 15 May  when The Longest Drive team finished the journey in just eight days 21 hours and 3 minutes.

New Farm Africa project to help boost grain trade across eastern Africa

27 April 2016

Farm Africa has received a new £3 million grant from the UK Government to support 70,000 smallholder grain farmers in Tanzania and Uganda to gain access to regional export markets.

Food and hospitality industry help raise £135k in support of Farm Africa

25 April 2016

Leading figures from the UK’s food and hospitality industry and other generous supporters were out in force on Thursday April 21st, raising an incredible £135,000 at Farm Africa's 2016 Gala.

INGOs and the private sector - a marriage made in heaven or hell?

11 April 2016

Th University of East Anglia and Farm Africa will host a seminar to discuss Farm Africa's experience of private-sector engagement, asking why private/charity partnerships are crucial for rural development whilst exploring some of the risks.