SAA News

Ms. Atsuko Toda (Director of Agricultural Finance and Rural Development, AfDB) and Ms. Fumiko Iseki (Executive Director, SAA)

【Report】The seminar on “Investing in Agriculture and Agribusinesses in Africa” in Tokyo

June.4.2018

The African Development Bank(AfDB) and Sasakawa Africa Association(SAA) held the Seminar on “Investing in Agriculture and Agribusinesses in Africa” on May 29, 2018 in Tok...Read more

SG2000-Uganda recognized and awarded at the Uganda National Symposium on Agricultural Extension

April.4.2018

Uganda Forum for Agricultural Advisory Services (UFAAS) with support from USAID and its Africa wide-umbrella body – the African Forum Agricultural Advisory Services (AFAA...Read more

The website has been renewed.

October.19.2017

Thank you for visiting our website. We have renewed the website to provide more useful and comprehensive information for better understanding of our activities.

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Video link to Kenya Television Network's (KTN) coverage of Prof. Ruth's award:2017 Africa Food Prize

September.25.2017

Media outlets continue with their coverage about Hon Prof. Ruth Oniang'o, who has recently won a coveted accolade becoming the 2017 Africa Food Prize corecipient wit...Read more

Ruth Oniang’o, Chair of the Sasakawa Africa Association, wins the Africa Food Prize

September.11.2017

Hon Professor Ruth Oniang’o, Chair of the Sasakawa Africa Association (SAA) and Sasakawa Fund for Extension Education (SAFE), has been awarded the 2017 Africa Food Prize,...Read more

Voices from the field

Yiftusira Ashenef, a model farmer, pictured on her Community Demonstration Plot, having received training from the Sasakawa Africa Assocation in Ethiopia.

The Sasakawa Africa Association in Ethiopia: Empowering women in agriculture through training

April.4.2018 / Ethiopia

28-year-old-single mother of three, Yiftusira Ashenef, is a host farmer of a 0.1 acre Community Demonstration Plot (CDP) in Wikma village of Gol Wikma Kebele, Enarj Enawg...Read more

BUK’s BSc Agricultural Extension students

“When knowledge empowers you, challenges are not problems.”

April.4.2018 / Nigeria

The Sasakawa Africa Fund for Extension Education (SAFE) is a sister organisation of SAA, with a focus on providing academic qualifications to mid-career extension agents....Read more

“ Blind but able!” This is Maico Kaiondo, according to his own words.

Maico Kaiondo, disability is not inability

April.4.2018 / Uganda

Chivuvu savings and credit group is a social fund group located in the Mityana District of the Central Region of Uganda. Maico Kaiondo, who is blind, is the chairperson o...Read more

Fily Diarra, Chair of the Loudjouraton Group of Molodo (right), a Farmer Organisation supported by SAFE

“We are productive!” – The Loudjouraton Group of Molodo

April.4.2018 / Mali

Molodo is a village and seat of the commune of Kala Siguida in the Ségou Region of southern-central Mali. The Loudjouraton group of Molodo is a Farmer Organization (FO) o...Read more

Abdullahi Kau at his Model Adoption Plot in Tudun Wada, Kano State, Nigeria

“Let your motto ‘Take it to the Farmer’ reach all Tudun Wada”, says Abdullahi Kau

April.4.2018 / Nigeria

Abdullahi Kau is a farmer and maize grower living in the Tudun Wada Local Government Area of Kano State, Nigeria. He is very happy with how SG-2000 Nigeria trained him, w...Read more

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SAA History Book "Take it to the farmer"

September.23.2016

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September.23.2016

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September.23.2016

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