Archive for November, 2013

Zimbabwe ratifies the National CAADP Compact

Zimbabwe successfully signed the Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme (CAADP) Compact on 22nd November 2013, becoming the 14th COMESA member state and 37th country in Africa to sign the document. The Zimbabwe National CAADP Compact was signed on behalf of Government by the Minister of Agriculture, Mechanization and Irrigation Development and the Minister of Finance […]

Private sector pledges to invest in DRC agricultural plan

The private sector and development partners in the Democratic Republic of Congo has pledged to invest drogas la rebaja sildenafil more than US$1 Billion in the country‚Äôs CAADP National Agriculture Investment Plan (NAIP). Speaking during the CAADP Post Compact Business Meeting held at the Grande Hotel in Kinshasa from 07- 08th November 2013, His Excellency, […]

Madagascar Signs the CAADP Compact

Madagascar became the 13th COMESA member state and 35th African country to sign the Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme (CAADP) Compact. The Madagascar National CAADP Compact was signed in the capital city, Antananarivo, during a high level meeting held on 21 October 2013 and attended by government, farmer organisations, the private sector and Non-Governmental Organisations […]

Seychelles develops roadmap to revive the livestock sector

The Reinforcing Veterinary Governance in Africa Program (VET-GOV) in COMESA organized a Livestock Policy Hub meeting in Seychelles to initiate the process of developing policies to revive the livestock sector in the country. The meeting which was held from 16 – 17 October 2013 coincided with the commemoration of the World Food Day by the […]