Technologies for land restoration showcased
With Africa lagging behind in efforts to restore 100 million hectares of degraded land, widespread use of innovative technologies is critical for success.
Land degradation leads to declines in soil fertility and the loss of productivity and ecosystem services. Many technologies are being tested to restore degraded land, mitigate climate change and increase the resilience of rural populations.
AfDB-TAAT promotes trailblazing hybrid rice technology adapted to Africa16.08.19
- Creating JOBS and GROWTH
- Securing PUBLIC HEALTH
- Sustaining FOOD AVAILABILITY
16 August 2019, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. The Rice Compact of the African Development Bank-funded …Read more
“We are receiving a free subsidy from nature, but it will not continue indefinitely” – Louis Verchot12.08.19
“Many findings are important for us and for policy makers around the world. The report…Read more
Artificial intelligence helps banana growers protect the world’s most favorite fruit12.08.19
Using artificial intelligence, scientists created an easy-to-use tool to detect banana diseases and …Read more