Documentary of the Sasakawa Africa Fund for Extension Education (SAFE) in Uganda


The Sasakawa Africa Fund for Extension Education (SAFE) is a transformative initiative established in 1991 as a sister organization of the Sasakawa Africa Association (SAA) to address the challenges faced by mid-career extension staff in sub-Saharan Africa in partnership with universities and agricultural colleges. In 2018, it was merged with SAA program and became part of its Capacity Building Program. 

This video provides a glimpse into SAFE's activities in Uganda, showcasing its efforts to enhance the capabilities of agricultural extension workers. SAFE focuses on upgrading skills and knowledge through partnerships, aiming to revolutionize agricultural development in sub-Saharan Africa. With over 658 graduates, including 207 females in Uganda alone, SAFE program remains committed to empowering smallholder farmers and fostering sustainable growth in the agricultural sector.

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