Daily Archives: March 6, 2014
FAO and EU help Zimbabwe’s farmers expand productivity and commercialization / US$19 million to strengthen crop and livestock production
HARARE, Zimbabwe, March 6, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ – The European Union (EU), the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the Government of Zimbabwe have launched a major programme to assist poor smallholder farmers to boost production, productivity and engage in commercial agriculture through integrated farming approaches. The 4-year US$19 million (13.78 Million Euro) programme will be managed by FAO and will focus on smallholder irrigation and livestock production support activities.
Discover Suriname’s untapped mining, energy & petroleum potential at SURIMEP 2014, 17th – 19th June 2014, Paramaribo
Accra, Ghana, 6 March 2014: The Dynamic Spectrum Alliance (DSA) will hold the world’s largest conference on wireless spectrum sharing in Accra, Ghana on 13-14 May 2014. This comes at a time when new laws and regulations are needed in order to release spectrum for vital radio, TV, broadband and other wireless applications, including broadband access and Machine-to-Machine (M2M).
Teraco Data Centre Environments facilitates internet growth and economic development in Africa with the funding of the NAPAfrica initiative
New initiative enables Somali farmers to produce food assistance / European Union, Austria and United Nations food agencies are backing landmark initiative
MOGADISHU, Somalia, March 6, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ – For the first time, Somali farmers are turning themselves into suppliers of high-quality food assistance for their fellow Somali people.