Title : AFAAS Annual Reports 2018

Author: AFAAS
Date of publication: 2018
Language: English
Country of origin: –
Number of pages: 25
Target Audience: –

Summary :

The African Forum for Agricultural Advisory Services (AFAAS) is a continental platform for mutual learning and innovation among Agricultural Extension and Advisory Services (AEAS) providers across Africa. The AFAAS vision has been: “Agricultural Advisory Services that effectively and efficiently contribute to sustained productivity, profitability and growth of African agriculture for poverty reduction”. The mission is: “Promote lesson learning and add value to initiatives in agricultural advisory services through sharing of information and increased professional interaction”. The goal of AFAAS was: “Enhanced utilization of improved knowledge and technologies by agricultural value chain actors for improving productivity oriented towards their individual and national development objectives”. While the purpose was: “Agricultural Extension and Advisory services (AEAS) have sufficient capacity to effectively support value chain actors towards increasing agricultural productivity and food security in a sustainable manner”.