Agribusiness has been known to play a quintessential role in the economic development of Africa, accounting for 25% of the continent’s GDP and 70% of employment, according to the International Finance Corporation. With 564 million women around the world working in agriculture, it is apparent that – in their various roles – women have the potential to make significant contributions towards the advancement of the agricultural sector in Africa.Read More
EDD18 - Going Digital: Sustainable development in agriculture for women (Lab Debate)
The need to embrace digital innovations and the opportunities they offer is real. Agriculture is not immune to these changes as they have the ability to transform every link in the agriculture value chain.
Social Good SummitThe SGS Geneva promotes a stronger engagement of the private sector to achieve the SDGs, advocates for increasing the mobilization of private capital for development and creates the conditions for effective partnerships around the SDGs between Swiss, European and developing countries entrepreneurs, impact investors, large comp…