Friday, March 31, 2023

Dairy development in the path of self-sufficiency in Bangladesh

Dairy farming and the production of local dairy products is an age old practice in Bangladesh. Bangladesh is rich in production and consumption of a wide variety of local sweets and sweet yoghurt (Dohi...

Friday, March 24, 2023

In rural Nigeria, necessary investments in agriculture are inadequate, as farmers and agri-based entrepreneurs who engage in profitable agricultural activities yet lack access to financial services that meet their specific needs.

Especially in rural areas, women are financially excluded...

Wednesday, March 22, 2023

“Gender” is a central success factor to practically all development interventions. In many parts of the world, women still face structural disadvantages. Germany’s Feminist Development Policy works to mitigate...

Tuesday, March 14, 2023

In Northern Uganda, agriculture has often been considered as a dirty job and as something, that is taken as a last resort for those who have failed in other aspects of life. Odokopira Geoffrey used to have this perspective...

Wednesday, March 8, 2023

Equal access and opportunity for women and men is a well-documented success factor of any development intervention. Thus, the “gender-lens” is an important perspective AFC aims to apply in all of its projects, by asking ourselves: how do we contribute to reducing gender-imbalances in finance and...