Month: November 2013

19th Nigerian Economic Summit

Nigeria is undergoing massive restructuring and transformation – led by a new administration – moving from subsistence farming to business-oriented agriculture designed to become a substantial portion of the nation’s GDP. Held in September 2013, the 19th Nigerian Economic Summit focused on the theme “Growing Agriculture as a Business to Diversify Nigeria’s Economy.” The Summit brought together major domestic and…

Official Launch: Feed the Future USAID Agriculture Technology Transfer Project

Press Release – U.S. Embassy in Ghana November 21, 2013 – TAMALE, Ghana – The Feed the Future (FTF) USAID Agriculture Technology Transfer (ATT) project launched on Thursday, November 21, 2013, at the University for Development Studies in Dungu, near Tamale. The five-year, United States Agency for International Development (USAID) funded project aims at increasing the availability of appropriate and…