Agribusiness FEATURES

Food security depends on close collaboration between the Government and the Private Sector

The inaugural Future of Food Conference held in Nairobi has seen players advocate for close collaboration between the Kenyan government and private sector in order to enhance agricultural production and guarantee sufficient food security in the country.  The farming sector has also urged the government to consider subsidizing fertilizers for small scale farmers with less […]

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Kenyans stage demos in the capital city to demand healthy food

As the world marked ‘World food day’, consumers and small scale farmers in Kenya staged protests in the capital city, Nairobi to demand the government to check its food systems. The more than 1000 protestors marched to Parliament buildings and the Ministry of Agriculture headquarters to express their discontent over the recent food related scandals. […]

Agribusiness FEATURES

Could the future of food in the world depend on what Africa does with agriculture?

With over 800 million people worldwide suffering from hunger and more than two billion affected by malnutrition, food insecurity remains a real threat to global development. Addressing a standing room only crowd of global agriculture experts at the FAO headquarters in Rome, 2017 World Food Prize Laureate and President of the African Development Bank, Akinwumi […]

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How a group from Dagoreti uses art to refrain youth from crime

Acrobatics is most often associated with activities that make extensive use of gymnastic elements such as acro dance, circus and gymnastics, but many other athletic activities such as ballet and diving may also employ acrobatics.  This Is what Dialogue mambiq group leader and coordinator Christopher Irungu has been doing to earn a living.  “Dialogue Mambiq” is […]