SAA News

PUBLICATION
July.1.2021

Annual Report FY2020 is now available!

Annual Report FY2020 is now available!

SAA President Dr. Kitanaka visits  Makerere University for collaborative initiatives
NEWS
July.1.2021

SAA President Dr. Kitanaka visits Makerere University for collaborative initiatives

The visit of Dr. Kitanaka and SAA HQ team to the college of Agricultural and Environment sciences of...Read more

Final year students of Bahir Dar University with lecturers and SAA staff, during SEPs workshop
NEWS
June.20.2021

55 midcareer students of Bahir Dar University, Ethiopia presented their Supervised Enterprise Projects (SEPs)

Supervised Enterprise Projects (SEPs) is a unique aspect of SAFE program which requires the students...Read more

NEWS
June.11.2021

SAA organized a training on SHEP at Sokoine University of Agriculture, Tanzania.

From 11th to 12th of May, 2021, Sasakawa Africa Association (SAA), in collaboration with TANSHEP, De...Read more

EVENT
May.12.2021

Country Director of SAA Mali will attend the Pre-UN Food Systems Dialogue for West Africa

The Country Director of SAA Mali, Dr. Sokona will attend the Pre-UN Food Systems Dialogue for West A...Read more

PUBLICATION
April.6.2021

[SAA Publication] Report on Sasakawa Africa Fund for Extension Education (SAFE)

Report on Sasakawa Africa Fund for Extension Education (SAFE) has been published.

Ms. Jemberitu and Ms. Nigiste during the press event broadcasted on etv (Ethiopian Television)
NEWS
March.19.2021

Embassy of Japan in Ethiopia invited women supported by SAA to the International Women’s Day Press Event

Ms. Jemberitu Megera, Chairperson of Edget Yebaltina Wutet Agro-Processing Cooperative and Ms. Nigis...Read more

NEWS
March.17.2021

Video introducing SAA's activities

SAA produced a video introducing our activities during COVID-19.

Dr. Sokona, SAA Country Director, received a certificate of recognition from the Minister of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries
NEWS
February.26.2021

SAA Mali Receives Award of Excellence from the Minister of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries

On Thursday February 11 and Friday February 12, 2021, SAA-Mali held its Annual stakeholder Forum at ...Read more

Voices from the field

Awa Damba, a chair-lady of female farmer groups at the Production Postharvest handling and Trade Center (PHTC) of Siranikoto
Mali
June.22.2021

“I can now share with my community that food is medicine” - A story about how SAA created awareness on nutrition at rural villages.

Awa Damba, a chair-lady of female farmer groups at the Production Postharvest handling and Trade Cen...Read more

Mali
May.19.2021

Production and marketing of produce related to SHEP approach at Dacoumani

In order to reduce poverty among the most vulnerable members of the farming community and to involve...Read more

Better agricultural practices enabled Henry to purchase a truck
Uganda
May.17.2021

“SAA has built my capacity, and I can now train fellow farmers” – A story about how good agricultural practices introduced by SAA improves livelihoods

Henry Sebyala, a father of five living in the Nakaseke district of Uganda, has seen his productivity...Read more

Mali
April.22.2021

SAA-Mali conducted courtesy calls in different organizations and observed on and off-field activities

From April 3 to 9, 2021, a team led by Dr. Sokona Dagnoko, Country Director (CD) of SAA-Mali conduct...Read more

Smallholder farmer Ato Tesfaye Andualem with his surplus maize grain stored in PICS bags
Ethiopia
April.19.2021

“ By participating in the project, I have gained new skills and knowledge on how to apply improved agronomic practices”

Ato Tesfaye Andualem shares his experience with the IMPACT Project

SAA representatives visit an audiovisual and ICT resource center established at Bahir Dar University
Ethiopia
April.14.2021

SAA launches effective digital platforms to provide agricultural extension and advisory services to smallholder farmers in Ethiopia

SAA COVID-19 Newsletter has been published. This edition is written about the situation in Ethiopia.

Uganda
April.8.2021

SAA Uganda conducted a training and deliberated on agricultural extension and human resource models

SAA-Uganda hosted a training of trainers in Kampala city. The training was attended by lecturers fro...Read more

Mali
March.31.2021

SAA-Mali management and staff conducted a courtesy call at University of Segou and agricultural institute IPR/IFRA

SAA-Mali management staff made a courtesy call at the Rural Polytechnic Institute of Training and Ap...Read more

SAA learned how to develop digital training materials though 4-day training workshop with partner institutions
Uganda
February.18.2021

Development of digital training materials for DINU Project in Uganda

Sasakawa Africa Association (SAA) is implementing the Development Initiative for Northern Uganda (DI...Read more

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SAA History Book "Take it to the farmer"

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