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Promotion de la production du riz: Le projet GIZ-CARI a restitué les résultats des essais de validation du RiceAdvice

Le projet GIZ-CARI en collaboration avec ProCIV a tenu le vendredi 12 mai 2017 à Bobo-Dioulasso, un atelier de restitution des résultats des essais de validation du RiceAdvice et sa dissémination sur les plaines de Banzon et de Bagré. Ce projet rentre dans le cadre du programme développement de l’agriculture au Burkina Faso et vise […]

Mutual Learning: Regional Learning Event held in Accra, Ghana

On the 24th and 25th of April 2017, a two days “Regional Learning Event” was held in MENSVIC Grand Hotel in Accra, Ghana. This event brought together several CARI Matching Grant Funds partners (beneficiaries) and implementation stakeholders from the different countries, CARI is operating in. The objectives were to share experiences and to foster mutual learning in […]

CARI’s participation in the Agrofood Fair 2017 in Lagos, Nigeria

The International Agrofood Fair took place at Landmark Center Victoria Island Lagos from 28th to 30th of March, 2017. The event brought together about 1,958 visitors from all over Nigeria to discuss their business and dialogue with 110 exhibitors from 20 countries. GIZ Nigeria was represented by five projects including CARI. The objectives of this […]

Japan-funded ‘RiceAdvice’ project benefits over 16,000 African farmers

“Thanks to a 1-year project supported by the Government of Japan, 200 trained service providers have helped more than 16,000 rice farmers in Mali and Nigeria benefit from ‘RiceAdvice’, a customized crop management decision support tool, leading to increased productivity, efficiency and profits. Developed by the Africa Rice Center (AfricaRice), the  RiceAdvice app, which can […]

CARI actively supports the development of policies for the rice sector together with the John A. Kufuor Foundation

In order to improve the policy framework for rice sector development in the CARI countries the John A. Kufuor Foundation (JAK) supports private sector led advocacy platforms to prepare policy papers. The policy papers were developed with joint participation of relevant stakeholders of the private sector in the context of a comprehensive study. The study […]