Trade

The Alliance for Product Quality in Africa fosters partnerships: actors of the European and African private sector, quality Infrastructure and development cooperation jointly improve the quality of products made in…

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Women

Live radio stations in the rural north of Cameroon are producing a series on women micro-entrepreneurs of non-timber forest products (NTFP). In 50 programmes, the women talk about their business and the challenge of…

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Agriculture

The German Agricultural Society (Deutsche Landwirtschafts-Gesellschaft – DLG) has been organising trade fairs and exhibitions for the agricultural and food sector since 1885. These events serve as a forum for ideas,…

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Fisheries

Vietnamese and German scientists and businesses as well as representatives of Deutsche Gesellschaft für internationale Zusammenarbeit (giz) kicked off a new innovative project 'Solar-Aquaculture Habitats as…

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Agriculture

Under the motto “EINEWELT – Unsere Verantwortung” (one world – our responsibility), the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) once again presented itself with partners from civil society,…

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Food security

Malnutrition, particularly in women and children, is commonplace in mountain regions in parts of Asia, Africa and Latin America. The Nutrition in Mountain Agro-Ecosystems project by the Swiss Agency for Development and…

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Agriculture

The German pavilion resplendent in African colours at the regional agricultural trade fair SARA in Abidjan/ Côte d’Ivoire – impressions from the joint presentation of the German Federal Ministries of Food and Agriculture…

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Cocoa production

At the invitation of Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH the first multinational meeting of the actors in the West African cocoa sector was held at the end of November in Abidjan, Côte…

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In Burkina Faso, almost 80 per cent of the population depends on agriculture for a living. But for many families, this doesn’t ensure a stable income. When put into practice, a well-thought-out strategy can make a…

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Agriculture

In mid-November, the international agricultural engineering trade fair Agritechnica 2019 was held in Hanover, Germany. Its organiser is German Agricultural Society (DLG). The guiding topic ‘Global Farming – Local…

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