The goal of the agreement between Arcadia and AATF
is to increase rice productivity, improve profitability for African farmers, and benefit the environment.
The procedures GAO agreed to perform were related to (1) transactions that represent the underlying basis of amounts distributed to the AATF
during fiscal year 2008, (2) the Internal Revenue Service's (IRS) quarterly AATF
receipt certifications during fiscal year 2008, (3) the Department of the Treasury's Financial Management Service adjustments to the AATF
during fiscal year 2008, (4) the Department of the Treasury's Office of Tax Analysis's (OTA) process for estimating excise tax amounts to be distributed to the AATF
for the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2008, (5) adjustments to the AATF
for tax on kerosene used in aviation during fiscal year 2008, and (6) the amount of net excise taxes distributed to the AATF
during fiscal year 2008.
We were not engaged to perform, and did not perform, an audit, the objective of which would have been the expression of an opinion on the amount of net excise taxes distributed to the AATF
Dennis Kyetere, executive director of AATF
said, After a six-year development process, we are very encouraged by the results of the first WE1101 harvest.
The American Association of Teachers of French (AATF
) announced that Christina Amaral, a student at West Boylston Middle/ High School, has received a 2012 AATF
Outstanding Senior in French Award.
Based in Nairobi, but working across the continent, AATF
fosters its mission through public private partnerships to reach its target farmers.
The procedures we agreed to perform were related to (1) transactions that represent the underlying basis of amounts distributed from the general fund to the AATF
during fiscal year 2010, (2) the Internal Revenue Service's (IRS) quarterly AATF
excise tax receipt certifications prepared during fiscal year 2010, (3) the U.
In 1995 the AATF
National Commission on Cultural Competence created an important document for describing stages of progress in understanding French culture (Appendix B).
Based and led from Africa, AATF
will transfer selected agricultural technology from developed economies to smallholder farmers in sub-Saharan Africa.
In April 2008, Arcadia provided a compensation-free technology license to AATF
for the development of improved rice varieties, which AATF
will offer to smallholder African farmers royalty-free.
We had other representatives from National Environment Management Authority (NEMA), Kenya Cereal millers Association, Seed company like Simlaw, various farmers from Machakos, Nyanza and Rift valley, Media group from Standard, KBC, Citizen, Nation media and AATF