Friday, 20 May, 2022 - 17:00

The Livestock Marketing Support Program in West Africa (PACBAO) in ECOWAS Member States constitutes the operational arm of the regional component of PRIDEC and is a support for regional public action centred on PRIASAN.

Friday, 20 May, 2022 - 17:00

Within the framework of operationalizing its regional agricultural policy (ECOWAP) adopted in 2005, the ECOWAS Commission undertook the implementation of two major programmes in order to valorise the youth contributions into more performing food systems:

Tuesday, 17 May, 2022 - 17:00

The West Africa and Sahel region suffers from both structural and cyclical crises caused by droughts, epidemics, conflicts between farmers and herders, and restrictions on animal movements in several countries in the subregion, resulting in recurrent food shortages for humans and animals.

A sustainable transformation of the livestock sector is needed to meet the growing demand for animal products. There are several livestock feeding systems ranging from extensive pastoral systems to intensive production systems and agro-pastoral systems.

Tuesday, 17 May, 2022 - 17:00

The ECOWAS Regional Plan for Agricultural Investment and Food and Nutrition Security (PRIASAN) was launched in 2016 for a period of 5 years with the following objectives: 1) Contribute to increasing productivity and agro-sylvo-pastoral and fisheries production via diversified and sustainable production systems, and reduce post-production losses; 2) Promote contractual and inclusive agricultural and agri-food value chains oriented towards regional and international demand with a view to regional market integration; 3) Improve access to food, nutrition and resilience of vulnerable rural popul

Monday, 16 May, 2022 - 17:00

Within the framework of operationalizing its regional agricultural policy (ECOWAP) adopted in 2005, the ECOWAS Commission undertook the implementation of two major programmes in order to valorise the youth contributions into more performing food systems:

Wednesday, 4 May, 2022 - 17:00

With the Management Agreement Grant signed between ECOWAS and the West African Development Bank (BOAD), ECOWAS received a Grant from the Adaptation Fund to implement the regional project “Promotion of Climate-Smart Agriculture in West Africa”, and intends to use part of these funds to make payments under the service contract (intellectual services) of a consultant for the regional coordination of the project (Contract No.: ARAA/PAIC/2022/SCI/08.

 

Services include:

Tasks and responsibility:

Wednesday, 4 May, 2022 - 17:00

West Africa is one of the most vulnerable regions in the world due of its climate, demographic, institutional, economic, environmental context and means of subsistence. This region has more than 360 million inhabitants, of which 55% live in rural areas and rely on natural resources for their socio-economic development. Agriculture accounts for 29% of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of the region and constitutes the main source of subsistence for more than 60% of West Africans.

Tuesday, 29 March, 2022 - 17:00

I.  Context

The ECOWAS Regional Agency for Agriculture and Food created by regulation c/reg.1/08/11 of August 19, 2011 contributes to the implementation of the regional agricultural Policy, ECOWAP, whose vision is backed by modern and sustainable agriculture, based on the effectiveness and efficiency of family farms and the promotion of agricultural enterprises through the involvement of the private sector.

Tuesday, 22 February, 2022 - 17:00

The Regional Agency for Agriculture and Food (RAAF) of ECOWAS Commission, within the framework of its activities including the implementation and coordination of projects and programs, hereby calls for applications from consultants specialized in public markets procurement with experience in the management of contracts for development projects funded by partners such as European Union, Spanish Agency for International Cooperation and Development (AECID), French Development Agency (AFD), World Bank, International Development Fund, Swiss Cooperation, and USAID.

Tuesday, 22 February, 2022 - 17:00

L’Agence Régionale pour l’Agriculture et l’Alimentation (ARAA) de la Commission de la CEDEAO, dans le cadre de ces activités comprenant la mise en œuvre et la coordination de projets et programmes, sollicite par le présent avis, les candidatures de consultants spécialisés en passation des marchés publics avec une expérience dans la gestion des marchés de projets de développement financés par les partenaires tels que l’Union Européenne, l’Agence Espagnole pour la Coopération Internationale et le Développement(AECID), l’Agence Française pour le Développement (AFD), la Banque Mondiale, le Fond

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