Sasakawa Africa Fund for Extension Education 20th anniversary marked by major symposium

October.23.2013

The 20th anniversary of the Sasakawa Africa Fund for Extension Education (SAFE), a sister organization of the Sasakawa Africa Association, will be celebrated in Ghana and...

Agreement with K+S Group on a Partnership Project in the Northern Uganda

June.13.2013

Sasakawa Africa Association (SAA) and the German K+S Group, one of the world biggest producer’s of potassium fertilizer, signed an agreement on a partnership project in K...

SAA renewed MOU with the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development of the Republic of Nigeria

March.1.2013

Sasakawa Arica Association (SAA) has agreed to develop an effective extension program model jointly with the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development of th...

Mr. Yohei Sasakawa received Honorary Doctorate

January.7.2013

In recognition of his eminent attainments, Hawassa University in Ethiopia made Mr. Yohei Sasakawa, Chairman of the Nippon Foundation, “Doctor of Agricultural Developmen...

SG 2000 – Uganda: the 'THE BEST SMALL-SCALE EXHIBITOR' of the 2012 Source of the Nile Agricultural Show and Exhibition

September.3.2012

Hundreds of farmers and agro-processors from West Nile, Oyam, Gulu, Lira, Bugiri, Busia, Iganga, Mukono, Mityana, Mubende, Isingiro, Mbarara, Kabale, Kabarole, and other ...

Mr Yohei Sasakawa was made Doctor of Agricultural Development Honoris Causa

July.24.2012

In recognition of Mr Sasakawa’s contribution for the development of agriculture worldwide, Hawasa University has awarded an honorary degree to Mr. Sasakawa during the gra...

Courtesy Call on Federal Minister of Agriculture and Natural Resources of the Republic of Nigeria

Courtesy Call on Federal Minister of Agriculture and Natural Resources of the Republic of Nigeria

July.18.2012

Hon. Prof. Ruth Oniang’o, Mr. Masaaki Miyamoto, Dr. Juliana Rwelamira, Dr. Sani Miko, and 3 staff members of Sasakawa Africa Association made a courtesy call on His Excel...

Christopher R. Dowswell

Christopher R. Dowswell 1947-2011

November.23.2011

It is with deepest sadness and regret that the Sasakawa Africa Association (SAA) announces the untimely death of Christopher R. Dowswell, Executive Director - Programs. C...

New partnership project with JICA has started in Ethiopia!

October.30.2011

SAA started a new project in Tigray region, Ethiopia on July 16th, 2011 under the partnership with JICA.Please see the attached Press Release for further information.

SAA website has renewed!

October.30.2011

SAA has renewed its website. The new website describes SAA's new program orientation, structure, its activities and more. Please browse it and know more about SAA!

SAA Publications

SAA History Book "Take it to the farmer"

September.23.2016

Electronic version of SAA History Book is available here.

SAA Success Stories

September.23.2016

Electronic version of SAA Success Stories is available here.

Newsletter of the SAA

September.23.2016

Electronic versions of Feeding the Future are available here.

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