In St Lucia, an organic seaweed-based fertiliser that enhances plant root development is increasing crop yields whilst removing the invasive Sargassum seaweed which impacts the country’s tourism and fishing industries.
Emmanuel Osei Akuamoah is the northern sector head of Ghana’s Venture Capital Trust Fund (VCTF), which has established a Soya Value Chain Project for supporting farmers to produce soya beans for the poultry industry.
With one in four people in sub-Saharan Africa undernourished, Africa is the continent most affected by hunger and malnutrition. Rapid population growth is undermining the capacity of countries to sustainably source food and guarantee access to major food products. Changing food consumption habits – for food that is imported and not very nutritious – coupled with unstable food prices also co…
CTA is a joint institution operating under the framework of the Cotonou Agreement between the ACP Group of States (Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific) and the EU Member States (European Union). CTA is funded by the European Union.