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Vacancy Announcement: Program Officer – Rice

Duty Station: Nairobi, KenyaContract Type: Full TimeDepartment: AATF Rice ProjectDeadline for Application: 09/17/2021 Organizational Context 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 African smallholder farmers […]

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AATF, partners unveil landmark insect-resistant cowpea

PBR Cowpea (beans), a genetically modified Cowpea is the product of an international partnership under the coordination of the African Agricultural Technology Foundation (AATF) that included scientists from the Institute for Agricultural Research (IAR) of Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. Released as SAMPEA 20-T variety in Nigeria in December 2019, the PBR Cowpea is the first […]

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