Rural Economy & Agriculture
The African Union is committed to Strengthening a people centered Union through active communication of the programmes of the African Union, the branding of the Union and participation of Member States and other stakeholders in defining and implementing the African agenda.
August 31, 2016
Antananarivo, Madagascar– 29 August 2016: The African Union Commission (AUC) is hosting the Ninth Pan African Meeting of Directors of Veterinary Vaccine Laboratories, which kicked off on 29th August 2016, in Antananarivo, Madagascar.
August 29, 2016 to August 31, 2016
Ninth Pan African Meeting of Directors of Veterinary Vaccine Laboratories Opens
August 17, 2016 to August 19, 2016AU Malabo Declaration and CAADP Orientation and Information Workshop for Media and AU Press Attaches, Lusaka, Zambia from 17th – 19th August 2016.
July 01, 2016The vital role of adapted and resilient pastoral systems in the face of climate change reaffirmed in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, 01 July 2016. The workshop on Policy Dialogue and Strengthening of the capacity of pastoralists’ networks and organizations concluded today by reaffirming the vital role of adapted and resilient pastoral systems in the face of climate change.
June 28, 2016African Union Commission and FAO scale up efforts to ending hunger in the Horn of Africa new development project launched - “Ending Hunger in The Horn of Africa: Moving from Rhetoric to Action”
28 June 2016, Addis Ababa – The African Union Commission (AUC) and the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) have reached a new milestone in the implementation of the 2014 AU Malabo Declaration on Agricultural Growth and Transformation through a new project titled, “Ending Hunger in the Horn o
May 25, 2016
April 12, 2016 to April 14, 2016“Accelerating Implementation of CAADP through Innovative Financing and Renewed Partnership” 12- 14 April 2016 Accra, Ghana
March 10, 2016Achieving the aspirations of the 2014 Malabo Commitments on Agriculture through reasserting CAADP country ownership and leadership
Accra, Ghana, March 10, 2016 – “The Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme and the 2014 Malabo Declaration on Accelerated African Agricultural Growth and Transformation (3AGT) have become the vehicle for directing agriculture development efforts and partnerships in Africa,” says G
March 03, 2016
INVITATION TO MEDIA REPRESENTATIVES
What: The African Union calling for joint Celebrations of the African Environment Day and Wangari Maathai Day
Theme: Strengthening Women’s Rights over Natural Resources
February 29, 2016The Bureau of the Specialized Technical Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Water and Environment meet in Addis Ababa
Addis Ababa, February 29, 2015 -The Bureau of the Specialized Technical Committee (STC) on Agriculture, Rural Development, Water and Environment met today at the African Union Commission Headquarters to review and adopt the draft ministerial report from the inaugural session that was held on Octo
February 18, 20161st Steering Committee Meeting of the Programme: ‘Building Disaster Resilience to Natural Hazards in Sub-Saharan African Regions, Countries and Communities’. 18 Feb 2016, AU Commission. Addis Ababa.
February 09, 2016African Union Commission and FAO step up support to Great Green Wall for the Sahara and Sahel initiative (GGWSSI) Cooperation agreement signed on the implementation of Action Against Desertification project
February 9, 2016, Addis Ababa – In an agreement signed on February 5, the African Union Commission (AUC) and the UN’s Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) further strengthened their partnership in support of the Great Green Wall initiative, Africa’s flagship initiative to combat land degradati