Tanzania Launches GCRF funded Agricultural and Food Systems Resilience Program

The Economic and Social Research Foundation (ESRF) in partnership with the Food, Agriculture and Natural Resources Policy Analysis Network (FANRPAN), the University of Leeds, Chatham House and the UK Met Office launched the Agricultural and Food Systems Resilience: Increasing Capacity and Advising Policy (AFRICAP) project funded by the United Kingdom’s Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) on the 19th of September 2018, in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. The AFRCIAP programme was officially launched by Tanzania Minister of Africulture, Hon. Charles J Tizeba at the meeting attended by over 40 participants representing relevant government departments, non-government organizations, farmer organizations, universities, researchers, civil society organizations among others.  The main objective of the workshop was to introduce the four-year project to key stakeholders working within the food, agriculture and development space. AFRICAP seeks to develop pathways to address challenges in the future.

Date: 
Wednesday, September 19, 2018