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Cameroon EBAFOSA National Day of Resilience and Food Security (JNRSA) Commemoration of the Cameroon EBAFOSA National Day of Resilience and Food Security (JNRSA), organized by the EBAFOSA Cameroon stakeholders was launched on 1st August by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural development. The day meant…
Reshaping Africa’s food security and climate resilience through leveraging Ecosystem based Adaptation Assembly Policy Framework Offshoots from EBAFOSA Liberia National Branch Launch Following the 6th Special Session of the Africa Ministerial Conference on the Environment (AMCEN) supported the establishment of the Africa Ecosystem Based Adaptation…
Zimbabwe: EBAFOSA Zimbabwe identifying anchor initiatives to mobilize complementary actors around them and build them to EBA based, clean energy powered agro-industrial zones. Already, “the Phiri Award”, an NGO that supports local farmers engaged in water harvesting technologies and climate change adaptation and mitigation actions,…
Togo: EBAFOSA Togo has mobilized partnerships to build on ongoing reforestation work by Ministry of Environment towards reclaiming regarded lands. Over 10,000 trees have been planted in the canton of soumdina, in Aného and Agou in fulfillment of Togo NDC priorities. EBAFOSA Togo catalyzing partnerships…
Uganda: to incentivize upscaled use of climate resilient high value crops capable of enhancing both biophysical and socioeconomic resilience, EBAFOSA Uganda has catalyzed mutual partnerships between sorghum & cassava farmers in Kaliro & Namutumba districts in eastern Uganda and suppliers of solar powered pumps for…
Malawi have formed their inter-agency task force hosted by the Ministry of Natural Resources, Energy and Mining – Environmental Affairs Department. This host ministry is leading mobilization of participation of other critical ministries as needed. Membership of the task force covers government (Ministry of Natural…
Ghana: EBAFOSA-Ghana has established an inclusive inter-ministerial/agency policy task force comprising nominees from the Ministries of Energy, Works and Housing, Fisheries and Aquaculture Development, Transport, Roads and Highways, Justice and Attorney General’s Department, Aviation, Employment and Labour Relations. Additional nominees are from Ministries of Trade…
Sierra Leone: have formed their inter-agency task force chaired by the Ministries of Agric. Forestry and Food Security and Lands, Environment and country Planning. These ministries will lead in mobilizing participation of other critical ministries as needed. Schedule of meetings of the Task Forces has…
Mozambique: have formed their inter-agency task force chaired by the Ministry of Land Environment and Rural Development. This ministry has mobilized policy focal persons from all critical ministries relevant to establishment of EBA based, clean energy powered agro-industrial zones – including Ministry of Agriculture and…
DRC: have formed their inter-agency task force hosted by the Ministry of Environment as the ministry to lead in mobilizing participation of other critical ministries as needed. Already the Ministry of Agriculture, UNDP & FAO DRC are among participants in the inception meeting of the…
Cote d’Ivoire: have formed their inter-agency task force chaired by the Ministry of Environment with the Ministry of Agriculture as Vice-President. These ministries will lead in mobilizing participation of other critical ministries as needed. A meeting of the Task Force is scheduled for August 2017.…
Kenya: Through operational level mutual partnerships, EBAFOSA is leveraging ICT to actualize connections among complementary actors along the value chain needed to establish EBA based clean energy powered agro-industrialization. EdenSys, an end-to-end agribusiness management enterprise resource planning (ERP) application developed by Allwins, an EBAFOSA Kenya…
Nigeria: in addition to the planning ministry which hosts EBAFOSA Nigeria, focal persons to constitute the Nigeria interagency policy task force have been established in the Ministries of Agriculture, Environment and Power and Energy. Additional focal persons from ministries of lands, Industry/trade among others are…
Benin: the inter-agency policy task force has been constituted with 20 ministerial level focal persons drawn from key ministries of agriculture, energy, environment, planning among others needed to establish EBA based, clean energy powered agro-industrial zones. Operational level actors also included to inform policy processes…
Cameroon: Operational level mutual partnerships between farmer cooperatives, independent decentralized clean energy power producers, local councils and academia is resulting in the development of 10 pilot sites into integrated EBA-driven agriculture clean energy powered agro-industrial zone with efficient ICT enabled linkages to markets and supply…
Through its modus operandi of fomenting mutually beneficial partnerships among complementary actors to bridge policy & operational gaps towards establishing EBA based agro-industrial zones powered by clean energy with efficient linkages to markets, the following has been achieved;
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