YenKasa

YenKasa Africa is a multi-partner initiative to promote participatory communication and to foster cooperation in the field of communication for development in Africa, with a focus on agriculture and rural development.

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A solar powered radio station broadcasting at the heart of the forest on the initiative of Hope International for Tikar People

Hope International for Tikar People January 05, 2019

One hundred years after the invention of Radio, this technology remains an essential tool in the education of peoples, especially the poor. […]

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Using the Talking Book to amplify and widen the reach of extension education in underserved, rural communities

Literacy Bridge December 24, 2018

Learning positive agricultural techniques and health practices can reduce poverty, malnutrition, and diseases in developing countries. For millions of rural people, low […]

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Lessons learnt on using ICTs to scale agricultural innovations

International Development Research Centre December 18, 2018

Despite the well-documented advantages of agricultural innovations, there are significant hurdles for farmers to adopt them, such as: lack of information reaching […]

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Using ICTs to get innovations into the hands of farmers

International Development Research Centre December 18, 2018

Millions of smallholder farmers in remote areas do not have access to information that will help them with their farming needs. They […]

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Scanning the airwaves closes health service gaps for people living with HIV

UN Global Pulse December 17, 2018

Many low-income Ugandans living in rural and hard-to-reach areas lack access to basic health information and services. This means most people may […]

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The Ghana School Feeding Programme congratulates farmers for their contribution in the success of the programme

admin December 17, 2018

The Ghana School Feeding Programme (GSFP) congratulates all the farmers who received various awards in the 2018 National Best Farmer awards celebration […]

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South Africa: The Umzimvubu Local Municipality promotes farmers’ networks at Royal Show

Umzimvubu Local Municipality December 03, 2018

The Agricultural Royal show is hosted as an annual event where agricultural products and tourism are promoted. The Agricultural Royal show took […]

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Learning opportunity: Amplifying grassroots movements

admin November 30, 2018

The Global Landscapes Forum (GLF) is a multi-stakeholder platform with a global secretariat led by CIFOR and core funding provided by the […]

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A communication platform to boost production and sale of farm produce

Farmers Corner Community November 26, 2018

Farmers’ Corner Community is all about developing an agricultural information-driven community platform for all players in agribusiness space within Nigeria and other […]

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Combatting Fall Armyworm in Ethiopia

Digital Green November 13, 2018

The fall armyworm (FAW), Spodoptera frugiperda, was first reported on the African continent in early 2016 and, in Ethiopia alone, has infested […]

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CABI films fight fall armyworm

CABI November 05, 2018

The peace and quiet of 200 villages in Northern Ghana was shattered in May and June this year with the arrival of […]

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Using ICTs to get innovations into the hands of farmers

International Development Research Centre October 30, 2018

Millions of smallholder farmers in remote areas do not have access to information that will help them with their farming needs.  They […]

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