Unlocking Africa

Growing Together. How Collaboration and Partnerships Are Transforming African Agriculture With Jennifer Baarn

September 11, 2023 Episode 87
Growing Together. How Collaboration and Partnerships Are Transforming African Agriculture With Jennifer Baarn
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Unlocking Africa
Growing Together. How Collaboration and Partnerships Are Transforming African Agriculture With Jennifer Baarn
Sep 11, 2023 Episode 87

Episode #87 is with Jennifer Baarn is the head of partnerships at  Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA), which is an alliance led by Africans with roots in farming communities across the continent. They understand that African farmers need uniquely African solutions designed to meet their specific environmental and agricultural needs so they can sustainably boost production and gain access to rapidly growing agricultural markets. 

AGRA is an African-led and African-based institution that puts smallholder farmers at the centre of the continent’s growing economy by transforming agriculture from a solitary struggle to survive into

What We Discuss With Jennifer

  • What strategies or programmes do you believe need to be implemented to promote collaboration and alliances in agriculture across the continent?
  • AGRA emphasises "uniquely African solutions" for farmers. Could you provide some examples of these solutions and how they have positively impacted farming communities?
  • When forming partnerships in African agriculture, how can we ensure that these partnerships are inclusive and considerate of gender and social equity in farming communities?
  • What role do technology and innovation play in advancing partnerships across African agriculture? 
  • What role do you believe partnerships between the public and private sectors can play in boosting agriculture in Africa? 
  • And much more...

Full show notes and resources can be found here: Unlocking Africa show notes

Did you miss my previous episode where I discuss From Passion to Plate. How to Build an African Food Empire in the UK With Olusegun Akande? Make sure to check it out!

Like this show? Please leave us a review here -- even one sentence helps!

Connect with Terser
on LinkedIn at TerserAdamu, and Twitter @TerserAdamu

Connect with Jennifer  on LinkedIn at Jennifer Baarn, and Twitter @JenniferBaarn

Send us a Text Message.

Do you want to do business in Africa? Explore the vast business opportunities in African markets and increase your success with ETK Group.

Connect with us at www.etkgroup.co.uk or reach out via email at info@etkgroup.co.uk

Show Notes

Episode #87 is with Jennifer Baarn is the head of partnerships at  Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA), which is an alliance led by Africans with roots in farming communities across the continent. They understand that African farmers need uniquely African solutions designed to meet their specific environmental and agricultural needs so they can sustainably boost production and gain access to rapidly growing agricultural markets. 

AGRA is an African-led and African-based institution that puts smallholder farmers at the centre of the continent’s growing economy by transforming agriculture from a solitary struggle to survive into

What We Discuss With Jennifer

  • What strategies or programmes do you believe need to be implemented to promote collaboration and alliances in agriculture across the continent?
  • AGRA emphasises "uniquely African solutions" for farmers. Could you provide some examples of these solutions and how they have positively impacted farming communities?
  • When forming partnerships in African agriculture, how can we ensure that these partnerships are inclusive and considerate of gender and social equity in farming communities?
  • What role do technology and innovation play in advancing partnerships across African agriculture? 
  • What role do you believe partnerships between the public and private sectors can play in boosting agriculture in Africa? 
  • And much more...

Full show notes and resources can be found here: Unlocking Africa show notes

Did you miss my previous episode where I discuss From Passion to Plate. How to Build an African Food Empire in the UK With Olusegun Akande? Make sure to check it out!

Like this show? Please leave us a review here -- even one sentence helps!

Connect with Terser
on LinkedIn at TerserAdamu, and Twitter @TerserAdamu

Connect with Jennifer  on LinkedIn at Jennifer Baarn, and Twitter @JenniferBaarn

Send us a Text Message.

Do you want to do business in Africa? Explore the vast business opportunities in African markets and increase your success with ETK Group.

Connect with us at www.etkgroup.co.uk or reach out via email at info@etkgroup.co.uk