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The Paris Agreement: the view from Farm Africa

15 December 2015

Farm Africa welcomes the signing of the Paris Agreement, which marks a new direction in global attitudes to climate change.

How cassava can fight climate change

04 December 2015

Changing weather patterns are already affecting the livelihoods of many of the farmers we work with in eastern Africa. In Uganda, one farmer is fighting climate change by inventing a new source of environmentally friendly fuel.

Farm Africa helps drought-affected pastoralists in Ethiopia

23 November 2015

Farm Africa responds to the serious drought in the Afar region of Ethiopia by opening up a new source of affordable fodder to pastoralists.

Farm Africa announces #GivingTuesday match funding, helping primary schools in Nairobi to grow

19 November 2015

Kicking off the holiday season on Tuesday 1 December, #GivingTuesday is a global day dedicated to charitable giving. This #GivingTuesday, Farm Africa is joining in to raise funds for our Christmas appeal, which focuses on our work with primary schools in the slums of Nairobi, Kenya.

Farm Africa calls for support for 'first mile' agribusinesses

03 November 2015

A new report published by Farm Africa today highlights how support to small and medium agriculture businesses is key to driving rural economic development in eastern Africa.