BACKGROUND DOCUMENT FOR THE AFAAS MDTF MID TERM REVIEW

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Title : Background document for the AFAAS MDTF Mid Term Review

Author: AFAAS
Date of publication: May 2016
Language: English
Country of origin: –
Number of pages: 61
Target Audience: –

 

Summary :

The African Forum for Agricultural Advisory Service (AFAAS) aims to improve the delivery AEAS and the responsiveness of AEAS Service Providers to the needs of their clients. AFAAS interventions are focused on enhancing the ability of the Service providers to foster the utilization of improved knowledge and technologies by farmers and agricultural value chain actors for improved productivity oriented towards their individual and national development objectives. Activities fall under five strategic components:- (i) Participation in implementation of CAADP, (ii) Information, Communication and Knowledge Management, (iii) Supporting Country Fora-CF (iv) Partnerships and Collaborations and (v) Governance, Management and Funding Systems. AFAAS Strategy Plan 2011-2015 has been mainly supported through the Multi-Donor Trust Fund (MDTF) managed by the World Bank, direct funding from International Fund Agricultural Development (IFAD), with partnerships and national funding.