SAA NEWS

Conference to support postharvest and agro-processing extension in Africa

April.14.2015

The Sasakawa Africa Association (SAA) and the Sasakawa Africa Fund for Extension Education (SAFE), in partnership with the Federal Ministry of Agriculture in Ethiopia, ar...Read more

Hon. Minister of Agriculture at SAA’s stand discussing with the Country Director Dr. Sani Miko

SAA-SAFE RECOGNITION BY THE NIGERIAN NATIONAL GOVERNMENT

April.2.2015

SAA-SAFE was selected and awarded the certificate of “Recognition of Your contribution to the Agricultural Transformation Agenda” by the Federal Ministry of Agriculture a...Read more

The 2015 Conference on Postharvest and Agro-Processing Extension in Africa

March.18.2015

SAA, SAFE and Ministry of Agriculture (MoA) in Ethiopia will jointly organize a conference on postharvest and agro-processing extension in Africa at the Haile Conference ...Read more

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WHO WE ARE

Sasakawa Africa Association (SAA) is an international agricultural development NGO registered in Geneva, Switzerland. It was co-founded in 1986 by Nobel Laureate Dr. Norman Borlaug, Japanese philanthropist Ryoichi Sasakawa (Nippon Foundation), and former US President Jimmy Carter. Since then, SAA has worked with the Carter Center’s Global 2000 Program to establish Sasakawa Global 2000 (SG 2000) agricultural programs in 15 sub-Saharan countries. Currently, our resources are focused on four countries – Ethiopia, Nigeria, Mali and Uganda. Working with national partners, SG 2000 programs have improved the productivity and profitability of smallholder farmers by encouraging the adoption of higher-yielding varieties and enhanced production practices.

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SAA has operated in 14 African countries and now are active in 4 countries. See more for SAA’s activities in each country.

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