Author: aatf

Terms of Reference (TORs): Gendered Market Study on PBR Cowpea in Nigeria and Ghana

INTRODUCTION 1.1 About African Agricultural Technology Foundation (AATF) TAATF is an international not-for-profit organization that is empowering smallholder farmers across Sub-Saharan Africa with a wide choice of agricultural innovations that contribute to food and nutrition security to generate health and wealth for their families and communities. Established in 2003 as an African-led entity, AATF works […]

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Request for Proposal (TORs): Preparation of Fiscal Year 2022 Consolidated Report and Financial Statement in accordance with the charities’ statement of recommended practice (SORP) reporting requirements

INTRODUCTION 1.1 African Agricultural Technology Foundation The African Agricultural Technology Foundation (AATF) is an international not-for-profit organisation that facilitates and promotes public/private partnerships to promote food security and enhance the livelihoods of smallholder farmers in SSA. AATF works with African governments, private and public technology owners and developers, NGOs, seed companies, and other value chain […]

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PRESS RELEASE: Former President Goodluck Jonathan is Africa’s Agriculture Technology Ambassador for AATF

(Nigeria: December 2, 2022) Former Nigeria President, Dr Goodluck Jonathan, has accepted AATF’s appointment as its Africa Ambassador for Agricultural Technology. Making the announcement after meeting with the former president in Yenagoa, Bayelsa South-South Nigeria during the week, the AATF Executive Director, Dr Canisius Kanangire said that the appointment was informed by His Excellency’s track […]

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TERMS OF REFERENCE: Consultancy on Event Organisation for the 1st African Conference on Agricultural Technologies (ACAT) – May 2023; Nairobi, Kenya

Background and Context 1.1 About the Task AATF is seeking event organization services to provide program planning and content management including speaker, rapporteur, and reporting management; venue and catering management including suitable entertainment; and delegate management for the 1st African Conference on Agricultural Technologies (ACAT) that will include the celebration of its 20th anniversary to […]

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JOB VACANCY: Program Officer – Agronomist

Organizational Context AATF is an international not-for-profit organisation that facilitates and promotes public/private partnerships to enhance the food security and livelihoods of smallholder farmers in SSA. AATF works with African governments, private and public technology owners and developers, NGOs, seed companies, and African smallholder farmers to identify and access technologies that address farmers’ key problems […]

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JOB VACANCY: Operations Officer

Position       Operations Officer   Supervisor     Director, Corporate Services Responsible for     Drivers Location     Nairobi Category    SSB Overall purpose The Operations Officer will oversee and provide administrative support services to the AATF Kenya office. S/he will be accountable for protocol services, general office administration, lease management, inventory, assets management, and transport & […]

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NEWS: Ghanaian farmers upbeat about PBR cowpea

[Tamale: November 2, 2022] When Bakuvie Zinna, a Ghanaian cowpea farmer, was invited by a local extension agent to take part in demonstrations for a new variety resistant to the pod borer, he couldn’t hide his excitement. Zinna considers the pest a key enemy for attacking his crops every other season and forcing him to […]

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NEWS: WACCI seeks AATF partnership on gene editing

[Accra: November 2, 2022] The West African Centre for Crop Improvement (WACCI) has invited the African Agricultural Technology Foundation (AATF) to jointly set up a gene editing platform to fast-track crop improvements using modern technologies. This was disclosed by WACCI Associate Director, Prof Kwadwo Ofori, when he received the AATF pod borer research team led […]

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DEADLINE EXTENSION! TORs for Donor Mapping-Updating the AATF Resource Mobilization Strategy

*This is an extension of the period hence those who had already submitted their applications need not to re-submit.* 1.0 Background Information The African Agricultural Technology Foundation (AATF) is a not-for-profit organisation that embraces a mission of making available, to smallholder farmers, agricultural technologies that were previously not accessible to them. AATF facilitates public-private partnerships […]

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