The Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA) confirms closure by end of 2020.

Your search

1841 Results in articles

Report on CTA’s Intellectual Legacy Assets

The Cotonou Partnership Agreement between the European Union (EU) and the Organisation of the African, Caribbean and Pacific States (OACPS) countries, the legal and financial framework that supported the Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Co…


Preserving CTA’s intellectual property assets

In the run-up to the closure of CTA at the end of 2020, the Centre implemented a rigorous process to take stock of its intellectual legacy assets and plan for their responsible transfer, retention or disposal, in close consultation with EU and ACP st…



VALUE4HER

VALUE4HER: boosting women-led agribusiness

Women are key players in agriculture, but few are engaged in agribusiness. This is largely because women face challenges that bar their entry to this lucrative sector, including poor access to markets, market intelligence, finance and other business…


Supporting and Scaling Up Youth Agripreneurship in Kenya

This working document present nine articles that discuss the issue of supporting the growth for young agripreneurs in Kenya, with recommendations for stakeholders. Its content goes beyond the VijaBiz project and includes analyses on other youth in agriculture initiatives organised in Kenya. The articles were written by independent authors who responded to a call for articles launched by the CTA and USTADI Vijabiz project. Some of the articles discuss independently VijaBiz project activities focusing on a county or on some groups.

Area:
Youth
Published:

1262 Results in projects and events

Dec 16

Legacy

A 35-year legacy of agricultural knowledge

Over 35 years, CTA accumulated more than 5,000 items of agricultural knowledge in Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific, which will be preserved and available through CABI.

Location:
Egham TW20, UK

Dec 16

Legacy

Digital agriculture knowledge assets

CTA helped drive the agenda for digitalisation for development, supporting new technologies, farmer profiling and training as well as monitoring the uptake of digital tools in a flagship report, the Digitalisation of African Agriculture.


Dec 16

Legacy

VALUE4HER

VALUE4HER project supported women-led agribusinesses in Africa. The initiative worked to help women agripreneurs overcome barriers and facilitate access to competitive markets, for example through training and help in acquiring funding.


Dec 16

Legacy

Eyes in the Sky, Smart Techs on the Ground

CTA helped drive the expansion of digitalisation in Africa’s agriculture by training and supporting 38 rapidly expanding, youth-led enterprises offering drone-based services such as crop health monitoring and precision agriculture.


1239 Results in profiles

Advanced search