SAA News

IsDB Chairman, H.E. Dr. Mohammad Al-Jasser at Watari, Kano during SAA/KSADP joint event to showcase key project achievements
NEWS
November.22.2022

The Chairman of the Islamic Development Bank visited a SAA-Nigeria’s KSADP Project site

The Chairman of the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB), H.E. Dr. Muhammad Sulaiman Al Jasser visited on...Read more

NEWS
November.17.2022

Dr. Godwin Atser has been appointed SAA-Nigeria Country Director

SAA is pleased to welcome Dr. Godwin Atser as our new Country Director for Nigeria as of 1 November ...Read more

NEWS
November.17.2022

Dr. Hamad Tapsoba has been appointed SAA-Mali Country Director

SAA is pleased to welcome Dr. Hamado Tapsoba as our new Country Director of SAA Mali as of 1 Novembe...Read more

NEWS
November.15.2022

A commentary of SAA-Ethiopia Country Director on African Journal of Food and Nutrition Development (AJFAND)

A commentary of Dr. Fentahun Mengistu, Country Director of Ethiopia Office, entitled "Regenerat...Read more

November.10.2022

Deputy Country Director of SAA Nigeria will speak at the side event organized by the MAFF at COP27

Dr. Gambo Abdulhamid, Deputy Country Director of SAA-Nigeria, will speak at COP27 online side event ...Read more

NEWS
November.9.2022

SAA Chair Hon. Prof. Ruth Oniang’o received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the International Union of Food Science & Technology (IUFoST)

SAA is pleased to share the news that our Chair, Hon. Prof. Ruth Oniang’o, received the Lifetime Ach...Read more

NEWS
September.28.2022

SAA-Uganda Deputy Country Director will present at an IFPRI-TICAD8 side event “How Japan’s know-how can help address Africa’s food and nutrition challenges: Interventions and impacts”

Joseph Bbemba, SAA-Uganda Deputy Country Director will present SAA experience at an official TICAD8 ...Read more

A group photo with farmers practices Regenerative Agriculture
NEWS
September.27.2022

SAA-Ethiopia hosted a visit by Mr Yohei Sasakawa, the Chairman of The Nippon Foundation

At the end of August, the Chairman of The Nippon Foundation, Mr. Yohei Sasakawa, participated in the...Read more

Voices from the field

SAA-Nigeria beneficiary farmer, Adamu Muhammed Hotoro poses with a USG Fertilizer applicator on his Maize adopter plot in Kano State, Nigeria.
Nigeria
September.12.2022

SAA-Nigeria is helping farmers overcome soil degradation with the Urea Super Granules (USG) Fertilizer Applicator - The story of Adamu Hotoro

SAA-Nigeria is promoting the Urea Super Granule (USG) technology through the Kano state agropastoral...Read more

Mali
June.14.2022

SAA scholarship student visiting SAA-Mali

Mrs Camara Dembele is a doctoral student at the Ecole Doctorale des Sciences et Technologies du Mali...Read more

Uganda
June.13.2022

<Short movie>Catherine Kalembe; Eliminating Malnutrition one at a time in Uganda.

Uganda has been experiencing high rate of malnutrition as well as high birth rate. Children are give...Read more

Uganda
June.7.2022

<Short movie>Naome Mwidu, the Agro-processing Champion in Uganda

Pallisa Agri-business Training Association(PATA) in Kibuku district of the Eastern Region of Uganda ...Read more

Uganda
May.31.2022

<Short movie>SAA-Uganda featured by UBC News on trainining activities for rurak women

In March 2022, SAA-Uganda office conducted technical training for rural women in Mubende and Kiboga ...Read more

Uganda
May.23.2022

<Short movie>Climate-smart agriculture in Nakaseke district, Uganda

A success story of a couple who has used climate-smart practices to realize more yields, safeguard t...Read more

Uganda
May.13.2022

<Short movie> Agro-financing in Uganda

SAA implements training on agro-financing in Uganda

Bamba's above ground aquarium for fish production
Mali
May.9.2022

A Rural Entrepreneur Producing Catfish to Supply Local Consumers in Mali.

Bamba KEITA is 38 years old, married and has two children. He lives in the village of Nafadji, 45 km...Read more

Maize shelling service provision
Ethiopia
April.20.2022

Promoting Mobile Mechanical Postharvest Machines: The case of Private Threshing /Shelling Service Provision Model

SAA-Ethiopia initiated demonstration of different postharvest technologies in 2003 to reduce posthar...Read more

Aisha Nakibule, the woman Leader of Nkobazambogo farmers group, and SAA President Dr. Kitanaka
Uganda
April.15.2022

Improving nutrition at vulnerable communities in Uganda

To combat malnutrition and its effects, Sasakawa Africa Association (SAA) under its pillar of Nutrit...Read more

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