SAA NEWS

Borlaug Centenary Celebrated in Uganda

July.30.2014

From 7 to 11 July, Uganda marked the centenary of the birth of Dr Norman Borlaug, Nobel Laureate and founding President of the Sasakawa Africa Association (SAA), with a s...Read more

TAKE IT TO THE FARMER – CENTENARY OF THE BIRTH OF DR NORMAN BORLAUG

April.10.2014

TAKE IT TO THE FARMER – CENTENARY OF THE BIRTH OF DR NORMAN BORLAUG

Uganda will be hosting a series of events in July this year, during the National Agricultural and T...Read more

Launch of mobile Training Unit and Soil Testing Laboratory

February.5.2014

K+S KALI GmbH with Headquarter in Kassel, Germany, one of the leading Potassium Mining companies in the world and provider of specialties and mainstreamed fertilizers has...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 14 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. Click on More for SAA’s activities in each country.

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