PRCI’S SECOND GLOBAL GATHERING: PARTNERING TO STRENGTHEN CAPACITY FOR APPLIED POLICY RESEARCH WITH IMPACT

The power of collaboration cannot be overstated. When diverse organisations come together, pooling resources, expertise, and insights, the potential for creating meaningful impact multiplies exponentially. This ethos lies at the heart of the Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Food Security Policy Research, Capacity, and Influence (PRCI) and was vividly evident at its second Global Gathering March 6-8, 2024 at …

Dr. Nalishebo Meebelo Bade Farewell: A Remarkable Journey of Growth and Contribution at the Africa Network of Agricultural Policy Research Institutes

Dr. Nalishebo Meebelo bade a heartfelt farewell to The Africa Network of Agricultural Policy Research Institutes (ANAPRI), having served as the Executive Director of the ANAPRI Secretariat for the past four years. Her departure marks the end of a significant chapter in the network’s history, as she leaves behind a legacy of growth, innovation, and invaluable contributions.

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE ReNAPRI CONFERENCE 2023

The just concluded ReNAPRI Conference, held from the 14th to the 16th of November, 2023, at the Elephant Hills Resort in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe, was a resounding success, bringing together experts, policymakers, and stakeholders to deliberate on crucial issues facing the food system in Africa. The three-day event featured a diverse range of sessions, discussions, and celebrations that encapsulated the spirit of collaboration, innovation, and progress.

Transformative Potential of PPVC in African Agriculture: Insights from ReNAPRI’s AGRF Side Event

The Regional Network of Agricultural Policy Research Institutes (ReNAPRI) recently hosted a thought-provoking side event during the Africa Food System Forum (AGRF), titled “Policy Prioritization through Value-Chain Analysis: Public-Private Partnerships in Policymaking, Implementation, Competitiveness, and Investment.” This engaging event brought together experts from various fields to discuss a critical aspect of African agriculture: Policy Prioritization through Value-Chain Analysis (PPVC).

UBUYANTANSHI

Imagine life as a flowing river, with progress as the current propelling us ahead. Stagnation acts like a dam, hindering our potential and blocking the path for others. Therefore, it’s crucial to keep moving forward, not only to unlock our own potential but also to pave the way for others. This concept embodies the essence of “Ubuyantanshi”, a Zambian term representing forward movement and progress.

ANAPRI’S ACTIVITIES: A TESTAMENT OF COMMITMENT

ANAPRI (Africa Network of Agricultural Policy Research Institutes) stands as a beacon of academic excellence and technical expertise within the realm of agricultural policy research in Africa. The network was duly recognised and represented at the Agricultural Policy Research in Africa meeting held in Elsenburg, South Africa on 26th May 2023.