Priorities for a better fed Africa

African countries have made progress across a range of issues, but recognizing that time and resources are limited, it is essential to prioritize and focus on the areas that offer the greatest opportunity for impact. The African Science, Technology and Innovation Priorities (ASP) programme coordinated by the Alliance for Accelerating Excellence in Science in Africa (AESA) and the African Union Development Agency (AUDA-NEPAD) convenes diverse scientists to review the scientific priorities set by the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), African Union Agenda 2063, Science Technology and Innovation Strategy for Africa (STISA 2024) and National Development…

The survival of an NGO is dependent on whether it receives funding or not and on the amounts of grants awarded.

According to a recent Bond Survey that involved international NGOs and Bond members across 118 countries, 43% of respondents indicated that their organizations are more likely to collapse in the next six months unless donors awarded more funds and 53% of the respondents indicated that they were already cutting back overseas programmes. …

The African Academy of Sciences is a non-aligned, non-political, not-for-profit pan African organisation.

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