Brussels Briefing 48: Rural – Urban linkages in Africa

Brussels Briefing 48: Rural – Urban linkages in Africa Opportunities for inclusive economic growth and agricultural transformation Experts and policymakers will discuss “Strengthening rural livelihoods in the face of rapid urbanisation in Africa” at the 48th Brussels Development Briefing on Monday 20th March 2017, organised by CTA with BMZ/GIZ, the European Commission – DG DEVCO, … Continue reading Brussels Briefing 48: Rural – Urban linkages in Africa

Highlights Brussels Briefing 47: Regional Trade in Africa: Drivers, Trends and Opportunities

Experts at the 47th Brussels Development Briefing on the topic of “Regional Trade in Africa: Drivers, Trends and Opportunities” all agreed that Africa’s largest market opportunity lies within the continent. The event, which was held at the ACP Secretariat on Friday 3 February 2017 attracted an audience of close to 200 people, who joined the … Continue reading Highlights Brussels Briefing 47: Regional Trade in Africa: Drivers, Trends and Opportunities

Brussels Briefing 47: “Regional Trade in Africa: Drivers, Trends and Opportunities”

The Brussels Development Briefing n.47 on the subject of “Regional Trade in Africa: Drivers, Trends and Opportunities” took place on 3rd February 2017 in Brussels at the ACP Secretariat (Avenue Georges Henri 451, 1200 Brussels) from 09:00 to 13:00.  This Briefing was organised by the ACP-EU Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA), in collaboration with IFPRI, the … Continue reading Brussels Briefing 47: “Regional Trade in Africa: Drivers, Trends and Opportunities”

4th African Continental Briefing – Youth & Agribusiness

4th PAFO Continental Briefing and 1st PAFO Youth Forum  The future of African farming and agribusiness: New opportunities for youth    6th-9th October 2016, Accra, Ghana In the context of the African Agribusiness Incubators Network Conference and Expo 2016 MPlaza Hotel Twitter: use  #AAINTSB  + #ContBrief  & follow @CTAflash  Organised by the Panafrican Farmer’s Organisation (PAFO) and the ACP-EU Technical Centre … Continue reading 4th African Continental Briefing – Youth & Agribusiness

Brussels Briefing 46: “Agribusiness development in SIDS: the potential of tourism-related markets”

The Brussels Development Briefing n.46 on the subject of “Agribusiness development in SIDS: the potential of tourism-related markets” was held in on 21st September 2016 Brussels at the ACP Secretariat (Avenue Georges Henri 451, 1200 Brussels) from 09:00 to 13:00.  This Briefing will be organised by the ACP-EU Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA), in collaboration with the European Commission … Continue reading Brussels Briefing 46: “Agribusiness development in SIDS: the potential of tourism-related markets”

Joint Press Release – 2nd Pacific Agribusiness Forum

JOINT PRESS RELEASE 2nd PACIFIC AGRIBUSINESS FORUM LINKING THE AGRIFOOD SECTOR TO THE LOCAL MARKETS FOR ECONOMIC GROWTH AND IMPROVED FOOD AND NUTRITION SECURITY Organised by PIPSO, CTA, IFAD, SPC and SPTO The 2nd Pacific Agribusiness Forum held in Apia, Samoa, from 29 August to 1 September organised by the Pacific Islands Private Sector Organisation … Continue reading Joint Press Release – 2nd Pacific Agribusiness Forum

2nd Pacific Agribusiness Forum

Promoting regional trade and agribusiness development in the Pacific 2nd PACIFIC AGRIBUSINESS FORUM LINKING THE AGRIFOOD SECTOR TO THE LOCAL MARKETS FOR ECONOMIC GROWTH AND IMPROVED FOOD AND NUTRITION SECURITY Organised by PIPSO, CTA, IFAD, SPC and SPTO Apia, Samoa, 29th August - 1st September 2016 **For Twitter coverage follow #PacAgriBiz and  #PacAgriTo ** New ! articles on agribusiness … Continue reading 2nd Pacific Agribusiness Forum

Brussels Briefing 45: “Smart and Affordable farming solutions for Africa: the next driver for agricultural transformation”

The Brussels Development Briefing n.45 on the subject of “Smart and Affordable farming solutions for Africa: the next driver for agricultural transformation” was held in Brussels at 09:00-13:00 on 13th July 2016 at the Albert Borschette Congress Center, Room 1.A (Rue Froissart 36, 1040 Brussels).  This Briefing was organised by the ACP-EU Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation … Continue reading Brussels Briefing 45: “Smart and Affordable farming solutions for Africa: the next driver for agricultural transformation”

Brussels Briefing 44: Promoting responsible and sustainable sourcing through Fair Trade

The Brussels Development Briefing no. 44 on “Promoting responsible and sustainable sourcing through Fair Trade” took place on 22 June 2016  from 9:00 to 13:00, at the ACP Secretariat in Brussels, Belgium. This Briefings was co-organised by CTA, the European Commission / DEVCO, the ACP Secretariat, CONCORD and the Fair Trade Advocacy Office. On Twitter, you can … Continue reading Brussels Briefing 44: Promoting responsible and sustainable sourcing through Fair Trade

Vanuatu Holds Agritourism Policy Setting Worskhop 2016

Policy setting for improved linkages between agriculture, trade and tourism: Strengthening the local agrifood sector and promoting healthy food in agritourism   Workshop organised by the Government of Vanuatu and CTA in collaboration with IICA and PIPSO  Port-Vila, Vanuatu, 25-27 May Warwick Le Lagon Resort & Spa, Erakor Lagoon, Port Vila Tourism is the lifeblood … Continue reading Vanuatu Holds Agritourism Policy Setting Worskhop 2016