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Inia Seruiratu

Championing small island states at COP23

Fiji holds the presidency at the 23rd Climate Change Conference (COP23), held in Bonn, Germany from 6 to 17 November. Inia Seruiratu, Minister for Agriculture, Rural and Maritime Development, National Disaster Management and Meteorological Services, explains his hopes for accelerating climate action in favour of vulnerable small island nations.


Matai Seremaiah Nawalu: A passion for transforming Pacific agriculture

Matai Seremaiah Nawalu, Vanuatu Minister for Agriculture, discusses the CTA publication, Transforming Food Systems in the Pacific, and highlights the significance of events such as the Pacific Week of Agriculture (PWA) 2017 to help stimulate Pacific agriculture.


Gerald Otim

Chief operating officer and co-founder of Ensibuuko, Uganda

Seeking investment: tips for start-ups

Telly Valerie Onu

Founder of InnovatetheNext Foundation, St Kitts and Nevis

Unlocking access to finance for youth agripreneurs in the ACP

Wole Odetayo

Co-founder and executive director of Wennovation Hub, Nigeria

Channelling investment into agribusiness

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The Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA) is a joint international institution of the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Group of States and the European Union (EU). CTA operates under the framework of the Cotonou Agreement and is funded by the EU.