Category: Press Releases

IFDC Announces CEO Departure, Interim Appointed

POTUS selects Angle to lead NIFA; senior board member to serve as interim CEO IFDC Press Release For Immediate Release Tuesday, September 25, 2018 Contact: Andy Thigpen (256-381-6600, ext. 299; athigpen@ifdc.org; @IFDCNews) September 25, 2018 – Muscle Shoals, Ala., United States – Dr. J. Scott Angle, president and CEO of the International Fertilizer Development Center (IFDC), has been nominated by…

ACMA2 Participates in Thematic Commission

IFDC Press Release For Immediate Release Wednesday, September 12, 2018      Constitutive General Assembly of the Intercommunal Concertation Framework (CCIC) of the Collines Department / Installation of the Thematic Commission (CCIC Collines)   Contact: Olga Kokode ((00229) 97 18 98 31/95 96 46 42 okokode@ifdc.org)   Wednesday, September 12, 2018 – The Communal Approach to Agricultural Market Access in Benin Program…

Women in Food and Agriculture Conference and Expo 2019 Launched in Accra, Ghana

The Women in Food and Agriculture development (WIAD) in partnership with the National Farmers and Fisherman Award Winners Association Ghana (NNFAWAG) and Agrihouse Foundation have launched the Women in Food and Agriculture (WOFAGRIC) Conference and Expo 2019 at the Best Western Premier Hotel in Accra, Ghana, on August 29, 2018. Hon. Dr. Sagre Bambangi, Deputy Minister of Food and Agriculture…

Ten years of USAID Support to the West and Central African Cotton Sector: Stakeholders Take Stock in Ouagadougou

Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso – In collaboration with the West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA) Commission, the International Center for Fertilizer Development (IFDC) and the United States Agency for International Development West Africa Regional Office (USAID / West Africa), are organizing, on March 20 and 21, 2018 in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, a learning event on cotton projects, implemented by IFDC with…

IFDC Shares its Expertise at the International Agriculture and Animal Resources Fair (SARA) 2017 in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire

November 17, 2017 – Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire – The International Fertilizer Development Center (IFDC) is taking part in the International Agriculture and Animal Resources Fair (SARA), scheduled from November 17 to 26, 2017 in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. Download full press release (English) Download full press release (French)

IFDC HOLDS 43rd ANNUAL BOARD OF DIRECTORS’ MEETING IN GHANA

Monday, September 11, 2017 – Accra – The International Fertilizer Development Center (IFDC) is holding its 43rd Annual Board of Directors’ Meeting from September 11 to 13, 2017, in Accra and Tamale, Ghana. IFDC is governed by an international Board of Directors with representation from both developed and developing countries. The 17-member board meets once a year to review accomplishments…

Africa Director of the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs Visits Benin

September 4, 2017 – Pobè, Benin – The Africa Director of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands, Robert Jan Siegert, visited the office of the Local Government Approach to the Agricultural Market in Benin (ACMA) project in the Commune of Pobè. This trip is part of his working visit to Benin during September 3-6, 2017. The aim is…

USAID C4CP Project Organizes Forum on Women’s Access to Appropriate Agricultural Technology

Press Release For Immediate Release Wednesday, June 7, 2017 June 7, 2017 – Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire – The Four-Country Cotton Partnership (USAID C4CP) a project implemented by the International Fertilizer Development Center (IFDC) and funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), in collaboration with the African Union (AU), the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the West and…

IFDC Releases New Five-Year Strategic Plan

 IFDC Press Release For Immediate Release Tuesday, May 30, 2017 IFDC Releases New Five-Year Strategic Plan  Contact: Andy Thigpen, Senior Communications Supervisor (256-381-6600 x299 athigpen@ifdc.org) Tuesday, May 30, 2017 – Muscle Shoals, Ala, USA – The International Fertilizer Development Center (IFDC) announced the release of its strategic plan for 2017-2021. The IFDC Strategic Planning Committee developed this five-year plan based…

USAID WAFP, USAID C4CP, AND FEED THE FUTURE GHANA AGRICULTURE TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER PROJECTS ORGANIZE REGIONAL FORUM

Press Release For Immediate Release Tuesday, April 11, 2017   April 11, 2017 – Lomé, Togo – The West Africa Fertilizer Program (USAID WAFP), the Four-Country Cotton Partnership (USAID C4CP) and the Feed the Future Ghana Agricultural Technology Transfer Project, all implemented by the International Fertilizer Development Center (IFDC), in collaboration with the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and…

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