Agricultural research and extension


Agricultural Research and Extension Group photo at Accra, Ghana

The Agricultural Research and Extension Technical Network will provide capacity support on the African science and research agenda; and capacity development for research, extension and advisory services. Support needed include strategies and plans for developing requisite ARD capacity, addressing agricultural technology gaps (through research), and capacity and models of extension/advisory services that deliver to farmers.

Technical Network members list:
  1. African Agricultural Technology Foundation (AATF)
  2. African Forum for Agricultural Advisory Services (AFAAS)
  3. AGRA
  4. African Network for Agriculture, Agroforestry and Natural Resources Education (ANAFE)
  6. Barefoot Education for Africa
  7. BeCA ILRI Hub
  8. Centre for Coordination of Agricultural Research and Development for Southern Africa (CCARDESA)
  9. West and Central African Council for Agricultural Research and Development (CORAF/WECARD)
  10. Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA)
  11. International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
  12. Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM)
  13. South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA)
  14. USAID Feed the Future Sustainable Intensification Innovation Lab’s (SIIL)

Click here to make a formal request to a Technical Network.