SAA News

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

PUBLICATION
February.26.2021

Harvest 2050 Blog publishes article on e-Extension Platform of SAA

A summary of the report "Towards Building Africa's First "e-Extension Platform" ...Read more

EVENT
February.24.2021

Hon. Professor Ruth K. Oniang’o appears on KTN TV News in Kenya

On February 24, 2021, Hon. Professor Ruth K. Oniang’o, Chairperson of SAA, will appear on KTN TV New...Read more

NEWS
February.1.2021

Visit by the Japanese Ambassador to the Regional and Ethiopia Office

On January 25, 2021, H.E. Takako Ito, ambassador of the Embassy of Japan in Ethiopia, visited the SA...Read more

PUBLICATION
December.22.2020

Voices from the Field "Special Edition" 2020

Voices from the Field offers an insight into the positive impact and benefits of SAA programs and ac...Read more

The award was received by the SAA Deputy Country Director – Mr. Bbemba P. Joseph
NEWS
December.11.2020

SAA Uganda is awarded as the Best Visionary Agricultural NGO of the year 2020

The Visionaries of Uganda Award is an annual event through which the people of the Republic of Ugand...Read more

EVENT
December.4.2020

Webinar on Virtual seed exchange

SAA Mali office is organizing in partnership with the Malian Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and ...Read more

Voices from the field

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

Market research in the Gwagwalada market
Nigeria
February.9.2021

Conducted baseline survey and training of trainers for SHEP in Nigeria

Sasakawa Africa Association (SAA) signed a Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) with Japan International ...Read more

Mali
January.25.2021

SAA launches pilot project focusing on e-Extension and e-Learning services to mitigate the effects of COVID-19 in Mali

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

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Nigeria
December.23.2020

Nigeria mitigates the effects of COVID-19 using creative and interactive platforms

SAA COVID-19 newsletter has been published. This edition is written about the situation in Nigeria.
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Grace Yohana is a community based facilitator. She supplies seeds and provides advisory services to smallholder farmers
Nigeria
December.7.2020

The story of Grace Yohana, and how she is committed to widening access to quality seeds

Access to quality seeds has been a critical challenge for smallholder farmers in the Mararaba Rido L...Read more

Steven in his maize field
Uganda
August.19.2020

“I am grateful to SAA for empowering me to become a youth entrepreneur”

Steven Sseruma is a 27-year-old smallholder farmer, engaged in service provision, from the Nakaseke ...Read more

Furi Hirpo showcases one of his multi-crop threshers to a group of smallholder farmers in the Oromia Region of Ethiopia
Ethiopia
May.29.2020

From Bankruptcy to a Lucrative Business

Having gone bankrupt in his previous business, Furi Hirpo, a smallholder farmer and father of three,...Read more

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