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On 3 May 2017, Grow Africa convened two leadership dialogues on Agribusiness Investment and Food System Alignment, on the margins of the World Economic Forum 2017 that took place in Durban.
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During the first ever Nyandarua Potato Fair held on March 3, 2017 in Oljoro Orok, in Kenya, four companies signed Letters of Intent representing new investments of over $ 500,000 into the potato in
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Cros Agro Allied Ltd, a Nigerian agribusiness company, has announced a commitment to invest $65 million in the country’s potato sector
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Ishmael Sunga, CEO of SACAU, identifies five technologies that have the potential to connect smallholder farmers to new resources, information, knowledge & markets.
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In collaboration with regional rice organisations, Grow Africa has co-founded the Africa Rice Advocacy Platform (ARAP), a multi-country initiative to improve cross border trade in
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Grow Africa partners are working with Landesa on developing guidance on non-state-sponsored grievance processes for land-based investments in African agriculture.
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Eclectics International commits US$ 5,000,000 of investment into services in Kenya and Rwanda. In Ghana, Oko Forests commits US$350,000 to cultivate and process cassava.
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The  Business and Sustainable Development Commission, a consortium launched in January 2016 of senior business leaders seeking to accelerate business models for a sustainable economy
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New report by the UK’s All Party Parliamentary Group for Trade out of Poverty (APPG-TOP) highlights Grow Africa as successful initiative that has supported the growth of investment and trade.
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Jason Wendle, Director of the RAF Learning Lab, gives an overview of the findings of recent research into closing the smallholder financing gap
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Grow Africa and AGRA sign collaboration agreement and strengthen East African potato value chain consortium with off-take commitments of 600 metric tonnes (MT) of potatoes per month.
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A new briefing paper from Grow Africa looks at ways of scaling commercially viable models for lease financing