Since its establishment, The Nippon Foundation has funded the majority of SAA’s work. This long-term commitment and partnership enables SAA to sustainably implement its various projects, and work to support smallholder farmers across Africa.
In recent years, as the complexities and challenges of agriculture in Africa have become better understood, the roles and responsibilities of the agricultural extension services are broadening– SAA also recognize the need for a concerted effort to diversify and scale up its work.
SAA works closely with key partner organisations to identify areas lacking in resources. This enables SAA to focus its efforts in areas where it will have the most impact in its focus countries. SAA’s partners include (but not limited to):