23rd April 2022

Gender and Energy nexus: The Importance of Clean Energy Sources For Women in Rural areas.

Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) remains dependent on biomass fuels, which provide over 60% of the total energy demanded. With only 30% of the population in Africa having […]
3rd November 2020

Webinar: Improving Food Security for Smallholder Farmers

In this webinar, the  LDRI Extension Support Program team and partners will share their experience and lessons learned on implementing the VBA approach and how it […]
5th September 2019

Doubling Productivity Through Evidence-Informed Approaches

While there are instances where food production has recorded an increase [Abate, et al., 2015] factors that transformed maize productivity in Ethiopia, Africa’s food production has […]
16th May 2019

Security in Numbers: Data’s Role in Ending Hunger and Poverty in Africa

Food security is highly ranked in every government’s development agenda globally. As such, agriculture remains Africa’s undisputed investment in growing inclusive economies for both domestic and […]
22nd March 2019

Strengthening Systems for Data Collection on Women and Youth in Agriculture

In Africa, 80% of agriculture production comes from smallholder farmer, about 50% of which come from rural women (FAO, 2011). However, women continue to face constraints […]