News & Press Releases

    WAAPP's Seed support to Ebola affected countries : Liberia harvests 164 Hectares of foundation seeds rice this year

    Liberia, one of the major country seriously affected by the Ebola outbreak is reviving its agriculture. Read more »

    Two IFAD-supported projects contribute to post-Ebola recovery in Liberia

    Rome, 22 February 2016 –The Republic of Liberia and the United Nations International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) signed two agreements today to finance the Tree Crops Extension Project (TCEP) and the Rural Community Finance Project (RCFP), initiatives that will boost farmers’ income, generate much needed foreign exchange, and contribute more broadly to the country’s post-Ebola recovery. Read more »

    Harvest of Over Thirty Hectares of Improved Cassava -Ministry of Agriculture (MOA)/WAAPP Liberia Funded Bomi Innovation Platform

    Harvest of Over Thirty Hectares of Improved Cassava -Ministry of Agriculture (MOA)/WAAPP Liberia Funded Bomi Innovation Platform

    Farmers in Western Liberia on Friday, December 18, gathered in a farming village in Bomi County to begin the harvest of over 30 hectares of improved cassava cultivated under the Ministry of Agriculture (MOA) and the West Africa Agricultural Productivity Program (WAAPP) supported initiative. Read more »