SAA News

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

EVENT
December.3.2020

Senior staff attend the Food Science Conference as speakers

Leonides Halos-Kim, Thematic Director of Post-Harvest and Agro-Processing, and Antoine Aoga, Regiona...Read more

EVENT
December.3.2020

Webinar on Postharvest and Agro-Processing in African Food System

SAA holds a webinar on 'Re-defining and Strengthening the Role of Postharvest and Agro-Processi...Read more

NEWS
November.26.2020

PHAP workshop in Mali

Post-Harvest Operations and Agricultural Product Processing workshop was organized by the Sasakawa A...Read more

EAs and m-Omulimisa staff give training on how to use m-Omulimisa in the Kiboga District
PUBLICATION
September.24.2020

COVID-19 Newsletter: Innovative Extension Services in Uganda

The SAA COVID-19 Newsletter (Issue 2) has been issued. The main topic is innovative extension servic...Read more

NEWS
August.28.2020

SAA Uganda launches COVID-19 extension support

SAA Uganda launches the COVID-19 extension support and this event was in the Farmers Media. Roseline...Read more

EVENT
August.21.2020

Event: Food Science 2020 on August 20

Leonides Halos-Kim, Thematic Director of PHAP, and Antoine Aoga, Regional Program Officer, participa...Read more

NEWS
August.20.2020

Country Director of Mali on TV program

On August 10, 2020, SAA-Mali officially launched its pilot projects in the presence of 83 participan...Read more

Voices from the field

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

Kiné Sogoba stands in her groundnut field in Dacoumani, Mali
Mali
February.26.2020

“ Because of the effects of climate change, all our old varieties are abandoned”

The village of Dacoumani in Mali, like all villages in the Sahel, has had to endure the drastic effe...Read more

Janet Ushie, a member of the Rebuild Nigeria Multipurpose Cooperative Society.
Nigeria
January.31.2020

“Our hard work paid off” – The multipurpose cooperative society reaping the benefits of SAA training

The Rebuild Nigeria Multipurpose Cooperative Society is located in the Cross River State of Nigeria,...Read more

Uganda
January.8.2020

“I present my heartfelt thanks to SG 2000 Uganda” – The Ugandan farmers’ group benefitting from SAA initiatives

The Bulamu Tweweyo Farmers’ group was recently selected to participate in the Vegetable Oil Developm...Read more

Ghana
November.23.2019

“I’m really grateful” – the success story of Dorothy Anima Effa, one of SAFE’s first graduates

This edition of Voices from the Field was written and supplied by Joseph Kwesi Sarpong, a Ghanaian n...Read more

Ethiopia
October.21.2019

“I will keep practicing the lessons I have learned to improve my livelihood” How one farmer benefited from working with SG 2000 Ethiopia

Wolde Gichamo, a 65-year old smallholder farmer, lives in the Southern Nations, Nationalities and Pe...Read more

Namutamba Siida, a member of the Bulunguli cooperative in a soybean field
Uganda
September.17.2019

“My income and livelihood have improved”

The farmer’s multipurpose cooperative reaping the benefits of collective seed production


The Bu...Read more

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