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Timely news and information about agricultural research in Africa. Collected from a variety of sources, we are also happy to accept your suggestions for relevant research to include.


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LEGEND Land Policy Bulletin no.1
August 5, 2015 / News
First bulletin of the research programme ‘Land: Enhancing Governance for Economic Development’ (LEGEND).

New West Africa hub coordinator appointed
New West Africa hub coordinator appointed
May 21, 2015 / News
We are delighted to announce the appointment of Joseph Yaro as our regional coordinator for West Africa. Prof Yaro is Associate Professor of Human Geography at the University of Ghana, Legon, and has been a member of Future Agricultures for

Evaluation of the Future Agricultures Consortium (FAC): main report
February 11, 2015 / News
Main report of the evaluation of Future Agricultures commissioned by DFID in 2014 and carried out by Upper Quartile.

Evaluation of the Future Agricultures Consortium (FAC): Annexes
February 11, 2015 / News
Annexes of the evaluation of Future Agricultures commissioned by DFID in 2014 and carried out by the consultants Upper Quartile.

Evaluation of the Future Agricultures Consortium (FAC): Final Report
February 11, 2015 / News
Evaluation of Future Agricultures commissioned by DFID in 2014 and carried out by the consultants Upper Quartile, including all annexes.

Evaluation of the Future Agricultures Consortium (FAC): Executive Summary
February 11, 2015 / News
Short summary of the evaluation of Future Agricultures commissioned by DFID in 2014 and carried out by the consultants Upper Quartile.

ISSD Launch – Johnson Irungu on behalf of Sicily Kariuki.pdf
October 10, 2014 / News
Address given by Johnson Irungu on behalf of Sicily Kariuki at the launch of ISSD Africa, September 2014.

ISSD Launch – Janet Edeme speech
October 10, 2014 / News
Address given by Janet Edeme at the launch of ISSD Africa, September 2014.

ISSD Launch – Gerbrand Haverkamp speech
October 10, 2014 / News
Address given by Gerbrand Haverkamp at the launch of ISSD Africa, September 2014.

Video & presentations: The Political Economy of Agricultural Policy Processes in Africa
Video & presentations: The Political Economy of Agricultural Policy Processes in Africa
August 8, 2014 / News
Video and slides from this event in London on 24 September are now available. The day presented new research from Future Agricultures on how agricultural policy in Sub-Saharan Africa is shaped, in the light of changing patterns of growth and