AGRA

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AGRAAlliance for a Green Revolution in Africa
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AGRAAustralian Guild of Realist Artists
AGRAAssociation of Genealogists and Record Agents (UK)
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AGRAAlien Gang Removal Act of 2005 (US)
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The President of Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA), Agnes Kalibata, stressed that African governments should drive technological development in agriculture.
Jane Karuku, the President of the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa said, "When we talk about a unique Green Revolution for Africa, we are talking about something that is indeed revolutionary, which is the development of a modern, highly productive agricultural sector that remains focused on small, family farms.
The Co-Chairs of the meeting are Kofi Annan, Chairman, Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) and the Africa Progress Panel (APP), Switzerland; Gao Xiqing, President and Vice-Chairman, China Investment Corporation (CIC), People's Republic of China; Bekele Geleta, Secretary-General, International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), Geneva; Monhla Hlahla, Chairperson, Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa (IDC), South Africa; Donald Kaberuka, President, African Development Bank (AfDB), Tunisia; and Doug McMillon, President and Chief Executive Officer, Wal-Mart International, Wal-Mart Stores, US.
The other co-hosts are the African Development Bank (AfDB), the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) and the 15 members of the AGRF Partners Group.
The project, led by the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa, will field-test delivery models for cowpea and soybean:
Tunis: The Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa Kenya and the African Development Bank signed a grant agreement in Nairobi to support the growth and formalization of 54 African seed companies in eleven countries.
The keynote address was given by Dr Akinwumi Adesina of the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa.
The programme is a joint initiative of the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) led by former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan, and the US government's Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC).
In a new push to catalyze growth in Sub-Saharan Africas agriculture and food sectors, the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) and World Bank Agriculture Global Practice today signed a letter of intent to strengthen cooperation, share information, and deepen collaboration including jointly developing a strategic portfolio of projects for greater impact.
The Tanzania National Microfinance Bank (NMB) in partnership with the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (Agra) has unveiled a $6.
IDRC previously contributed CA$300,000 to the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa to organize three earlier AGRFs.
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