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Posted By in Youth in Agribusiness Rwanda
Posted 17 October 2018 at 07:21

OPPORTUNITY FOR YOUTH IN AGRIBUSINESS WITH FOCUS ON FOOD PROCESSING INDUSTRY

Are you a young entrepreneur in agribusiness aged between 16 and 35? Do you face challenges in the following aspects:

1. Quality and safety of the products

2. Meeting the market required standards

3. Processing technology

4. Packaging

The ministry of Agriculture and Animal Resources through the Rwanda Youth in Agribusiness Forum (RYAF) in partnership with Ministry of Commerce of People's Republic of China in Rwanda sent two RYAF members attend the training on biotechnology application in food industry in developing countries. After the completion of the training members will conduct a door to door consultancy to young agro-processors to help them improve on above mentioned aspects.

Fill the form HERE

Posted By in FrieslandCampina - Dairy Development Programme
Posted 14 February 2018 at 12:35

FrieslandCampina’s Dairy Development Programme (DDP) mobilizes Dutch dairy knowledge to support farmers in Asia, Africa and Eastern Europe to improve their livelihoods. DDP is an important business enabler in these parts of the world and a good example of how FrieslandCampina contributes to achieving Sustainable Development Goals (SDG’s).

We have gained broad international recognition for the positive impact of FrieslandCampina’s presence and role in emerging countries and in 2017 had the opportunity to discuss our contribution to poverty eradication and promoting prosperity at the United Nations in New York. Please find a brief overview of our activities in 2017 attached.

Anne Marie Kortleve Thanks for sharing your results from last year Tanja! I'll promote through our social media channels as well.

10 months 1 week ago

Cornelis van Riet Interesting: Friesland Campina, promoting dairy production in Indonesia too (Malang Area, East Java), I certainly would like to get involved in efforts of Fiesland Campina, to increase the farmer's income (small holders) in this area, Not easy task, because the dairy production from Australia imported cows, is not easy. (taken into account the culture and attitude of local rural farmers in general in East Java.  Cornelis van Riet / PT PalmHijauLestari, (export and cultivation of high value ornamental plants for interior decoration, East Java - The Netherlands.   palmhijau@gmail.com

10 months 2 days ago

Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 17 May 2016 at 01:13

Chinese government to support Uganda's agriculture 

The Chinese government has pledged its support to Uganda through investment in agriculture and industries, for economic development of the country.

In a special message to President Yoweri Museveni from the Chinese president Xi Jinping, the Chinese special envoy, Yan Junqui told Museveni that China has encouraged entrepreneurs from China to invest in Uganda, to promote modernization of the agriculture sector.
“China will promote Uganda’s economic development and industrialization so that Uganda’s agriculture can progress,” said Junqui in a press statement from state house.

The Chinese envoy made the remarks on Saturday while delivering a special message from the Chinese president to President Museveni at state house Entebbe.

Junqui, who is also the vice chairperson of the standing committee of the Chinese National People’s Congress, represented the Chinese government at the swearing- in ceremony of President Museveni last week at

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