Financing

World leaders call for innovative private sector partnerships to finance Africa’s agri

In a special session Monday at the World Economic Forum’s Sustainable Development Impact Meetings 2023, Kenyan President William Samoei Ruto, offered a grim assessment of the current situation of agriculture on the continent: Agricultural production in Africa is currently the lowest in the world, with severe implications on nutrition and food security. As of the …

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AfDB approves Sh184M investment for Kenyan youth & women in agriculture

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a Sh184.3 million investment to support youth and women entrepreneurs engaged in agricultural value chains in Kenya.  The funding, approved on June 6, 2023, was provided by the European Union (EU) under its partnership with the African Development Bank Group. The AfDB Board of Directors made a further …

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