Zambia

In the media

Source: Inter Press Service (27 Feb 2020)

Refugees receive technical assistance, nutrition education and training on growing biofortified maize.

Blogs

How can we feed more people while protecting nature and biodiversity?

Innovations
News

Scientists use spatial price prediction models to estimate local prices that might be more relevant than the national average.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
Infographics

A new series of infographics outlines the challenges that must be addressed in order to scale adoption of climate-smart agriculture practices in southern Africa.

Nutrition, health and food security
In the media

Source: Zambia Daily Mail (26 Nov 2019)

Poor post harvest management is one of the key constraints to improving food and nutritional security in Africa.

Innovations
News

Recent impact studies in Uganda and Zambia show that farmers adopting drought-tolerant maize increased their yields significantly and reduced risks of crop failure.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
Features

A recent study from the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) shows that conservation agriculture and other climate-smart technologies are increasing yields and farmer resilience amidst drought episodes in southern Africa.

Nutrition, health and food security
Videos

In a male-dominated sector, women leading maize seed companies in eastern and southern Africa share their experiences.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

In annual meeting, STMA project partners build on the successes of research in combatting drought, heat, pests and disease.

Innovations
Press releases

The five young awardees are advancing change, innovation and research in their communities.

Innovations
In the media

Source: The Nigerian Voice (3 May 2019)

The FACASI project has benefited over a hundred young people from Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania and Zimbabwe.

Nutrition, health and food security